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Mark Preston Albright

Elder law Attorney at Hellertown, PA

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  • Licensed for 41 years
    State PA
    Acquired 1982
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Mark

Learn Mark’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Elder law
    50%
    Extensive courtroom experience in elder law litigation, including incapacity proceedings and will contests;; also drafting of wills, health care powers of attorney/advance medical declarations and durable general powers of attorney. Consultation with clients in their homes throughout the greater Lehigh Valley scheduled at their convenience at no additional charge.

    42 years, 700 cases

  2. Probate
    20%

  3. Real estate
    15%
    Consultation and representation in real estate issues, including: condominium law, real estate tax assessment appeals and nonprofit real estate tax exemption appeals; boundary disputes and quiet title actions; residential and commercial real estate litigation.

    42 years, 600 cases

  4. Business
    10%

  5. Employment and labor
    5%
    Extensive consultation and litigation experience from an employer perspective in Pennsylvania state and federal courts and before regulatory agencies on ADA, ADEA, FMLA, PA Human Relations Act, Equal Employjment Opportunity Act, USERRA, federal and state wage and hour laws and other employment law and compliance issues.

    42 years, 650 cases

Mark Albright was born and raised in Reading, Pennsylvania, and graduated from Reading Senior High School. He received his bachelor's degree in Political Science, summa cum laude, from Albright College in 1979, with a concentration in pre-law. While in college, Mark served on the staff of the college newspaper, The Albrightian, and was inducted into the honorary German language society, Delta Phi Alpha. He also performed in several productions by The Domino Players, the college's drama group. Mark went on to earn his law degree at the University of Maryland - Francis King Carey School of Law in Baltimore, serving on the Moot Court Board and clerking at several area law firms during his student years.

 

Since graduation, Mark has accumulated private practice experience in solo, small, medium and large-firm environments. He also enjoys working with corporate clients' in-house counsel, having obtained in-house experience during several years as Secretary and General Counsel to Great Valley Savings Association in Reading, PA (since acquired by Fulton Financial Corporation).  Mark also served in municipal government for several years as Executive Director of the Lehigh County, PA Office of Aging and Adult Services. Currently celebrating his thirtieth year of practice at the bar, Mark enjoys a Martindale-Hubbell® BV® Distinguished™ peer review rating.

 

At present, in addition to his solo private law practice, Mark is an active member of the Northampton County Bar Association and Pennsylvania Bar Association. He has also served as a course planner and lecturer for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, as chair of the Young Lawyers Section and Law Day Committee of the Berks County Bar Association, and as co-chair of the Law Day Committee of the Bar Association of Lehigh County. Mark presently serves as an alternate member of the Zoning Hearing Board of the Borough of Hellertown, where he resides and maintains his practice. Mark also furnishes pro bono legal consultation and services to the Pennsylvania Diversity Network and Silent Witness Peacekeepers of Pennsylvania. He is also a founding member of, and active participant in, the newly-formed Lehigh Valley Alliance for Maintaining Independence.

Location

Law Offices of Mark P. Albright
403 Main Street.
Hellertown, PA, 180551721

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Resume

AVVO RATING 6.9 (Good)

Work Experience

  • Director of Aging and Adult Services
  • Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
  • 2004 - 2006
  • Corporate Secretary/General Counsel
  • Great Valley Savings Association
  • 1987 - 1989

Education

  • University of Maryland School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1982
  • Albright College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1979

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Attorney endorsements

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Given (2)
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Business Attorney | Jun 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mark is a highly intelligent and skilled attorney in our community. I do not hesitate to refer clients to him and I would not hesitate to hire him myself if need be. Not just a great lawyer but also a great guy!"
Probate Attorney | Apr 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mark Albright is an exceptional attorney. He genuinely cares about his clients. He's also extremely intelligent and prides himself on having a thorough understanding of the areas of law which he practices. He's very tech savvy and stays up-to-date on new technological advances so that he can better serve his clients. I regularly refer people to him, and they have nothing but good things to say about his representation. I've referred very close friends, and would feel comfortable recommending him to even my closest family members."
Unknown Attorney | Apr 09
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Attorney Albright. Mark has assisted me several times and I've always found his experience and insight to be tremendously helpful. Mark is always a pleasure to work with."
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