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Mark F. Borns

Mark F. Borns

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Bankruptcy & Debt, Criminal Defense

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Divorce & Separation: 80%
    32 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 10%
    100 cases
  3. Criminal Defense: 5%
    32 years, 500 cases


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Daniel Scott Rosefelt

    I endorse this lawyer. I knew Mark many years ago when we were in college at UW Madison. Several years ago, I referred a close relative to Mark for a litigation matter. Mark did an outstanding job and successfully resolved the matter. He is an excellent attorney.


    Daniel Rosefelt Tax Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Mark. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

10 Odana Ct
Madison, WI, 53719-1109



WIGood Standing198303/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Pro Bono Attorney of the YearState Bar of Wisconsin2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
Top LawyerMadison, Magazine2005
Top LawyerMadison Magazine2003
Distinguished Service AwardDane County Bar Association2001

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyBorns Law Office, LLC1983 - Present
Airport District Court ProsecutorKing County Prosecuting Attorney1982 - 1982


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Madison Election Advisory CommitteeMember2011 - Present
Dane County Bar AssociationBoard Member2002 - 2003
Collaborative Family Law Council of WisconsinMember2001 - Present
Office of Lawyer RegulationBoard member, investigator1997 - 2005
State Bar of WisconsinMember1983 - Present
Western District Bar Association of WisconsinMember1983 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Clay v. Curtis ClayAppellate court ruled in my client's favor and reversed trial court

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Publication NameTitleDate
Information GuideWisconsin Family Law2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
U Of WisconsinN/Alaw1983
University of Wisconsin, MadisonN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1980

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Various eventsFamily Law Issues2005