Mark D. Brynteson earned his Bachelor's of Science Degree in Biochemistry in 1980 and Juris Doctor Degree in 1989. Following graduation from Law School, he formed his own law firm with two colleagues and has been actively practicing personal injury law through the present.
Mark quickly distinguished himself as one of the outstanding trial lawyers in the Tidewater Community of Virginia. During his first year of practice, he was a member of a team that obtained a 5 million dollar jury verdict in a wrongful death case in the Chesapeake Circuit Court. He continued to attain sensational results for his clients, now in excess of $20 million dollars. Mark's primary areas of practice are medical malpractice, wrongful death, and personal injury.
Mark also represents Not-for-Profit Organizations. He was the Chief Operating Officer of two large multi-million dollar NFP's for 8 years. One of these entities operated two radio stations, six HUD 202 retirement centers and a k-12 school. The other aired weekly TV and radio shows on multiple media outlets. He also implemented risk management programs that promoted a safe environment for customers and reduced annual insurance premiums by $25,000.
Mark also provides Estate Planning Services to the general public. He assists people in their estate planning matters, be it the preparation of a will or trust with personal concern. He believes in education based planning, with the goal to educate people in their planning options and assist them in making informed quality decisions.
Mark has been admitted to practice in Virginia since 1989 and Illinois from 2001. He is also admitted to practice before the United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Eastern District Court of Virginia.
Hourly ($150-300/hour), Contingent (25-33%)
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|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2002||08/17/2015|
|VA||Authorized to practice law||1989||03/11/2014|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Phi Theta Kappa||Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society||1978|
|Owner/Attorney||Law Offices of Mark D. Brynteson||2002 - 2012|
|Owner/Attorney||Davis, Irwin & Brynteson||1991 - 2002|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Boone County Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Illinois Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Winnebago County Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Committee||Attorney Member||2002 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||Member||1995 - Present|
|Virginia State Bar||Attorney Member||1989 - Present|
|Sims v. Brown||450,000|
|Burns v. Hanbeck||500,000|
|Smith v. Sentara Norfolk General||Settled. Amount Confidential.|
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|Lightning Source||Personal Injury 401: Can You Believe It: Lawyer Advertising Exposed||2012|
|Lightning Source||Personal Injury 101: The Non-Attorney Guide To Injury Cases In Illinois||2012|
|Lightning Source||Personal Injury 201: Choosing The Right Attorney For Your Injury Case||2012|
|Lightning Source||Personal Injury 301: Five Fatal Mistakes That Will Destroy Your Injury Case||2012|
|Lightning Source||Personal Injury 501: Yes You Can-Settle Your Injury Case Without A Lawyer||2012|
|Lightning Source||The Mark D. Brynteson Personal Injury Handbook||2011|
|Regent University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1989|
|Oral Roberts University||Biochemistry||BS - Bachelor of Science||1980|
|Kishwaukee Community College||Biochemistry||N/A||1978|
|Estate Planning Seminar||Estate Planning||2008|
|Class-First Assembly of God Church||Financial Planning and Budget Formation||2004|
|Law Course-Regent University School of Law||Law Office Management||1999|