Marilee A. Mark concentrates her practice on bankruptcy and insolvency matters in federal and state courts, with a particular emphasis on complex bankruptcy, insolvency, and commercial litigation. She specializes in representing plaintiffs, including court-appointed fiduciaries, in the prosecution of director and officer liability litigation, legal and accounting malpractice liability litigation, fraudulent transfer/preference avoidance litigation, and bank liability litigation. Her practice involves prosecuting and defending litigation claims on behalf of trustees, debtors, creditors, and creditors' committees in litigation-intensive Chapter 7 and 11 bankruptcy proceedings, as well as receivers, statutory assignees, and creditors in federal and state insolvency, assignment, and receivership proceedings. Prior to joining the firm, Mark was an associate in the bankruptcy and insolvency practice group at Kluger, Peretz, Kaplan & Berlin, P.L., where she gained experience in complex bankruptcy matters.
Mark has been named a "Florida Legal Elite Up and Comer" for 2013 and 2014 by Florida Trend's peer recognition program, which honors Florida's top attorneys. She is an active member of the Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida, the International Women's Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation, the American Bankruptcy Institute, the American Bar Association, and the Dade County Bar Association.
Mark is a member of The Florida Bar and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida and the United States Bankruptcy Courts for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida. She earned her juris doctor, cum laude, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where she was a member of the Florida Law Review and the Journal of Law and Public Policy. Additionally, Mark held a teaching assistant position for the Levin College of Law Legal Research and Writing department, earned Book Awards in Torts and Appellate Advocacy, and was a recipient of the Dean's Certificate of Achievement Award in Mergers & Acquisitions and the C.A.L.I. Excellence for the Future Award in Real Estate Transactions. Mark was also a judicial clerk extern to the Honorable Caryn Canner Schwartz, Dade County Court Judge, Eleventh Judicial Circuit in and for Miami-Dade County, Florida.
Mark earned her bachelor of science in business administration with a major in finance, summa cum laude, from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business Administration, where she was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society.