Mark concentrates his practice in the areas of municipal finance, corporate, environmental and administrative law, estate planning and administration services for individuals, families and businesses, and trusts. His practice involves virtually all aspects of corporate law, including business formation and governance, financial matters, mergers and acquisitions, buy-sell agreements, and resolution of shareholder disputes.

He has also served as bond counsel to numerous municipalities and underwriter’s counsel for investment banks. Mark has often appeared in administrative proceedings before the New York State Departments of Audit and Control, Environmental Conservation, Agriculture and Markets, Social Services and Education, and before the New York State Liquor Authority, and has substantial experience in matters pertaining to zoning and land use, and compliance with New York State Environmental Quality Review Act procedures.

Recent Projects:

  • Representation of a corporate debtor in a $12,000,000 refinancing to provide funding for a bankruptcy reorganization plan.
  • Redemption of the interest of a major stockholder in an area racing facility.
  • Directed the environmental response of a client to leaking underground storage tanks found on property subject to a condemnation proceeding.
  • Reorganization of a statewide charitable organization, involving the merger of two regional corporate entities.

Mark served as Counsel for the Committee on Judiciary of the New York State Assembly and Associate Counsel for its Committee on Ways and Means. He is admitted to practice in all Courts of the State of New York, the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

Admitted:

1971, New York; U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court.

Law School:

Albany Law School of Union University (J.D., 1970); Comments Editor, Albany Law Review

College:

State University of New York at Binghamton (A.B., 1967)