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Mark Thomas Quigley

Mark Thomas Quigley

Practice areas:

Wrongful Death, Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Intellectual Property, Employment & Labor

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About Me

A NATIONALLY RESPECTED TRIAL ATTORNEY, is well known for litigating cases against insurance companies for bad faith denial of disability benefits and has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of doctors, lawyers and other business professionals. Mark has extensive experience successfully challenging UnumProvident, the insurance company that has gained much publicity for its denial of benefits to professionals suffering from various disabilities. His other significant success in the area of insurance bad faith include a $6.75 million settlement in Doe Individual v. Doe Insurance Co., a $3 million settlement in Doe Individual v. Doe Insurance Co. and a $2.9 million settlement in Doe Individual v. Doe Insurance Co.


In addition to representing plaintiffs in insurance bad faith, Mark also handles matters involving wrongful death, employment discrimination, legal malpractice, wrongful termination and intellectual property.


In the special area of Lottery Ticket fraud cases, Mark has succeeded at conducting the thorough investigations these cases require and in bringing his clients' cases to trial and to a successful result. He has obtained substantial jury verdicts, including a $7.982 million verdict in Farraj v. Circle K Store and a $12 million verdict in Chae v. Kim.


Mark has been responsible for winning a long list of seven-figure verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients. In the area of employment discrimination, he obtained a $3 million verdict in Kaufman v. Summit Health Ltd. and a $1 million verdict in Perry v. Hewlett Packard. In the area of premises liability, he obtained a $4.1 million verdict in Valdivia v. St. Jude's Academy and a $1.854 million verdict in Williams vs. Mervyn's. In personal injury cases, he obtained a $10.7 million settlement in Doe Individual v. Doe Corporation, a $7.8 million settlement in Doe Individual v. Doe Individual; and a $9.6 million settlement in Doe Individual v. Doe Law Firm. In 2004, Law & Politics published its inaugural issue of Southern California Super Lawyers Magazine/Los Angeles Magazine, which lists the top five-percent of lawyers practicing in Los Angeles and Orange Counties as nominated and voted upon by their peers. Mark enjoys the distinction of being named a "Super Lawyer" in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011. He was also named one of the Best Lawyers in America by Woodward/White, Inc. based on a survey of his peers.


His sustaining professional organization memberships include the Consumer Attorneys of California, Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, and American Association for Justice.


Mark holds a B.A. in criminal justice and a B.A. in political science from Kings College (1976). He earned his J.D. from Southwestern University School of Law (1985). His published cases include San Diego Trolley v. Superior Court (2001) 87 Cal. App. 4th 1083.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1986

  1. Employment & Labor: 20%
  2. Intellectual Property: 20%
  3. Wrongful Termination: 20%
  4. Discrimination: 20%
  5. Wrongful Death: 20%

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Contact Info

Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP

100 Wilshire Blvd., 21st Floor
Santa Monica, CA, 90401

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198605/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2014
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2014
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2013
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers Magazine/Los Angeles Magazine2011
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2011
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers Magazine/Los Angeles Magazine2010
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2010
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers Magazine/Los Angeles Magazine2009
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers Magazine/Los Angeles Magazine2008
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers Magazine/Los Angeles Magazine2007
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers Magazine/Los Angeles Magazine2006
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers Magazine/Los Angeles Magazine2005
Super LawyerSouthern California Super Lawyers Magazine/Los Angeles Magazine2004
One of the Best Lawyers in AmericaWoodward-White, Inc.N/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerGreene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP2002 - 2011

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Doe v. Doe$7.8 million
Chae v. Kim$12 million verdict
Doe v. Doe$9.6 million settlement

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Kings CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1976