Upon completing his education, Mark opened his own law practice under the tutelage of prominent personal injury and divorce attorney Blaise DiPronio. Mark also worked closely with the civil litigation firm of Pierski and Gray, LLP, where he developed his passion for litigation and focused his practice on criminal and family law litigation.
Mark currently focuses his practice in the area of criminal and family law litigation, and represents individuals charged with a broad range of serious criminal offenses. He has an acquittal rate well over the state average and has obtained outright acquittals in 6 of his last 7 jury trials. In addition, he has achieved dismissals resulting from the suppression of crucial state evidence.
Mark is passionately committed to working with at-risk youth and has performed student lectures about the consequences when poor decisions are made at a young age. Also, he has participated in guest lectures at Marquette University and Marian College, is an active supporter of at-risk youth programs and has been published in GPSolo Magazine.
He has the honor of being placed in Law and Politics Magazine (Super Lawyers) list of exceptional rising star attorneys in 2010 and 2011.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Firearm related offenses including firearm possession by felon
OWI defense, including felony OWI/DUI
Vehicular assault, vehicular
Drug possession, including drug paraphernalia
Drug sales and manufacturing
Domestic violence, including child abuse and temporary protection orders
Weapons charges and armed robbery
Fraud and theft charges
Possession of stolen property
Prostitution, including pandering and solicitation
Defense of crimes that impact immigration status
Criminal record sealing
Marquette University Law School, 2000
University of Wisconsin – Whitewater, 1996
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Wisconsin Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Wisconsin State Bar Association
Milwaukee Bar Association
Italian American Bar Association
NRA – National Rifle Association Certified Firearm Instructor
State Of Utah Certified Conceal Carry Permit Firearm Instructor
State of Wisconsin Certified Concealed Carry Permit Instructor