ark Vovos was born in Chicago, Illinois and graduated from Mount Carmel High School in 1959. He received an athletic scholarship to St. Ambrose College for football and graduated with a Bachelors of Arts in political science in 1963. He attended the University of Arizona and graduated cum laude from Gonzaga School of Law receiving a JD in 1968.
He is the past president of the Washington State Bar Association Criminal Law Section and has served on that committee for over 35 years, which deals with legislation and matters that affect the criminal law in the State of Washington.
He has been an adjunct professor at Gonzaga School of Law since 1977, teaching litigation conduct and dispute resolution. He makes his home in Spokane, Washington, with his family and three dogs.
Licensed since 1968
I endorse this lawyer. Mark Vovos is an unbelievable force in the criminal defense community. He is a solid advocate for his clients, while truly caring about them. His knowledge of the laws of the state of Washington is unsurpassed. His dedication to his community and his participation in activities to better our world are impressive. He gets my highest endorsement.
Kim Hunter Criminal Defense Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Micheal J. Hemovich Award||Federal Bar Association of the Eastern District of Washington||1994|
|William O. Douglas Award||Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||1991|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Spokane County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Washington State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Washington State Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||N/A|
|Washington Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys||Member||N/A|
|American College of Trial Lawyers||Member||N/A|
|American Board of Trial Advocates||Member||N/A|
|Gonzaga University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1968|
|St. Ambrose College||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1963|
|University of Arizona||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|