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Mark is an experienced litigator who has tried numerous cases in such areas as medical malpractice, product liability, truck and transportation litigation, insurance coverage, and others. His practice also includes appellate proceedings before the South Carolina Supreme Court and the United States Court of Appeals.

A native of Columbia, South Carolina, Mark received his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of South Carolina. He is a frequent speaker at national seminars on his practice related topics.

Mark is married to the former Margaret Harper of Knoxville, Tennessee. They have three children. He enjoys golf and other sports. He is an Elder and Sunday School teacher at First Presbyterian Church in Columbia.



Medical Malpractice

Product Liability

Premises Liability


Insurance Coverage

Richland County Bar Association

South Carolina Bar Association 

South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association 

Defense Research Institute (DRI)

Transportation Industry Defense Association (TIDA) 

Transportation Lawyers Association

Association of Transportation Practitioners

American Trucking Association

American Arbitration Association.

USLAW Board of Directors

  • Chair, Transportation Committee  

B.A., University of South Carolina
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law



South Carolina

U.S. District Court--District of South Carolina

U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

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