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Mark Perry has over thirty years experience specializing in complex litigation, including healthcare, commercial, products liability, and class action cases. He has tried more than 100 cases in Pennsylvania and New York in both state and federal courts, in virtually every specialty of medicine, including birth trauma cases. Mr. Perry practiced law with Phillips, Lytle, LLP, in Buffalo, New York, from 1986 through 1991. In 1998, he founded The Perry Law Firm.
Mr. Perry is certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Requirements for board certification include substantial involvement in trials and settlements, participation in continued legal education, a reputation among judges and other lawyers for competence, and successful completion of a written examination.
Mr. Perry is “AV” rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating awarded by this preeminent legal resource.
In 2011, Mr. Perry was elected a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers.
In 2017, Mr. Perry was honored with a lifetime achievement selection as one of the Top 100 Attorneys in Pennsylvania.
Attorney Perry was recognized in The New York Times for his selection as a Lawyer of Distinction in 2021 (NYT 4/25/21).
In 2021, Mark was named one of the Top 10 Personal Injury Lawyers in New York.
Mr. Perry has been selected as a “Super Lawyer” for 17 consecutive years (2005-2021).
Mr. Perry was one of the original members of the Board of Directors of the Medical Education Development Corporation. The work of the MEDC led to the creation of Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, which graduated its first class of physicians in 2013. Mark and other “founders” are honored on a plaque that bears their names in the atrium of the Medical School.
Mr. Perry received the 2010 Exemplary Service Award from The Lackawanna County Bar Association.
B.A., St. Bonaventure University, magna cum laude, 1983
J.D., The National Law Center of George Washington University, with honors, 1986
Pennsylvania Bar Association
New York Bar Association
Lackawanna County Bar Association
Luzerne County Bar Association
National Board of Trial Advocacy - Certified Civil Trial Specialist
Litigation Counsel of America - Senior Fellow
Board of Directors Medical Education Development Consortium – The Commonwealth Medical College (2004-2008)
Board of Directors Lackawanna County Bar Association