Mark A. Buckles
- J.D., Florida State University College of Law – 2001
- M.Sc., University of Edinburgh – 1996
- A.B., Washington University in St. Louis – 1995
Mark A. Buckles is an attorney-at-law with a principal office in Lake Mary, Florida. He practices in the areas of business law, probate and guardianship, insurance disputes, personal injury and wrongful death, social security, family law, and immigration.
His legal experience includes representing large hospitals and health systems in healthcare and multi-party medical malpractice litigation, as well as the interests of numerous well-known corporations and insurance carriers in a wide-range of business tort and liability matters. He has represented national and regional mortgage lenders in banking and real estate litigation, and has represented individual investors and property owners in complex commercial real estate and mineral rights cases. He has also represented injured persons and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum for his work on behalf of a catastrophically injured plaintiff.
Mark received his Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from Washington University in St. Louis in 1995. After graduation he worked in the Washington, D.C. office of United States Senator John Ashcroft before undertaking graduate studies in European and International Politics at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. Mark’s studies in the United Kingdom were funded by a full Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship, and his master’s thesis, entitled “NATO Enlargement and Russia: The Pursuit of Stability in Europe,” was awarded a pass with distinction.
He attended Florida State University College of Law in Tallahassee, Florida and was graduated in 2001. While in law school, Mark was a member of the Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law, and a member and editor of the Journal of Transnational Law and Policy. In law school, Mark published an article entitled “Electronic Formulary Management and Medicaid: Maximizing Economic Efficiency and Quality of Care in the Age of Electronic Prescribing” in the University of Florida Journal of Law and Public Policy. He also served a summer clerkship with United States District Court Judge Robert L. Hinkle in Tallahassee.
Mark is a member of the following professional organizations: The Florida Bar; The State Bar of Georgia; The Illinois State Bar Association; The Missouri Bar; Orange County Bar Association; Seminole County Bar Association; Seminole Inn of Court; and the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies. He currently serves as a board member of Florida State University College of Law Alumni Association, Law & Government Explorers Post 450, Orange County Bar Association Foundation, and Sons of the Revolution in the State of Florida. Mark is an alumnus of the American Enterprise Institute National Leadership Network (Spring 2017) and a Florida Bar Foundation Fellow. He has provided pro bono legal services to clients in bankruptcy, foreclosure, family law, probate, personal injury, and guardian ad litem matters.
In addition to being admitted to practice before all Florida state courts, Mark is admitted to practice in the Middle District of Florida, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States Supreme Court, and before the United States Immigration Courts.Tel. (407) 562-1989 Fax (407) 562-2001 The use of the Internet for communication with Buckles Law Firm, P.L. or any member, employee, or associate of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Use of e-mail is inherently insecure. Confidential or time-sensitive information, including personally identifiable information, should not be transmitted via e-mail or e-mail attachment. In no event shall Buckles Law Firm, P.L. or any of its affiliates accept any responsibility for the loss, use, or misuse of any information including confidential information, which is sent to Buckles Law Firm, P.L. via e-mail or email attachment. Buckles Law Firm, P.L. does not guarantee the accuracy of any e-mail or e-mail attachment, that an e-mail will be received by Buckles Law Firm, P.L., or that Buckles Law Firm, P.L. will respond to any e-mail.