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Practice areas


  1. Elder Law: 50%
    24 years, 300 cases
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
    24 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Trusts: 20%
    24 years, 500 cases
  4. Wills: 10%
    24 years, 1 thousand cases



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Attorney endorsements

10 total 

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  • Lisa Kaye Deselms Dent

    Mark is one of those rare people who can make you feel like the only person in a room of 100. I know Mark through a professional organization and have had the pleasure to visit his practice. His sincerity and compassion are perfectly matched with his keen insight and intelligence, making him especially well-suited to his practice area. For planning and in times of loss, Mark can provide emotional support and still focus on the tasks at hand, without distraction.


    Lisa Dent Elder law Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Peter James Gilbert

    I have known Mark as a member of the National Organization of Estate Planning attorneys. Mark is a very professional and sincere Estate Planning attorney who is always seeking to improve what he brings to his clients, so they can have the best results possible.


    Peter Gilbert Estate planning Attorney
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Contact info

P.O. Box 66
Ellicott City, MD, 21041-0066


DCActive 199207/05/2016
VAAuthorized to practice law199010/23/2009
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
CounselorGolden Oak Elder Law, P.C.1994 - Present
AttorneyUnited States Coast Guard1990 - 1994
Association namePosition nameDuration
Howard County Bar AssociationN/A1994 - Present
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Amherst CollegeN/AN/AN/A
George Mason UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
George Mason University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of Baltimore School of Lawtax lawN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Advanced Elder Law - BaltimoreAdvanced Elder Law2012