Since 1996, Mark has practiced law in a variety of contexts. From humble beginnings at a small minority-owned law firm to a leadership position at one of the largest class action firms in Los Angeles, Mark’s experience is vast and well-rounded.
Now, as the entrepreneurial owner of an independent legal practice, Mark’s special desire is to serve underrepresented communities. Mark provides quality representation and advice to diverse clientele in all matters drawing from his rich 18 year litigation experience and his elite educational background.
Mark lives in Pasadena where he teaches ballroom dance and is an avid sports fan (Dodgers · Clippers · NFL). Mark is an around-the-world traveler who has seen all seven continents. Mark is also a faculty member at the University of Phoenix where he facilitates contemporary business law and HR risk management classes.
|Associate Faculty||University of Phoenix||2013 - Present|
|Attorney at Law||Law Office of Mark P. Estrella||2011 - Present|
|Senior Counsel/Team Leader||Initiative Legal Group, APC||2010 - 2011|
|Income Partner||Burke, Williams & Sorensen, LLP||2001 - 2010|
|Associate Attorney||LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae, L.L.P.||1998 - 2001|
|Associate Attorney||Shan K. Thever & Associates||1997 - 1998|
|Law Clerk||Office of Edwina E. Dowell, Chapter 13 Standing Trustee||1995 - 1995|
|Judicial Extern||Chambers of the Honorable Lourdes G. Baird, United States District Court||1994 - 1994|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Los Angeles County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|University of California at Los Angeles School of Law||N/A||1996|