Mark J. Powell
Labor & Employment Law, Subrogation, Workers’ Compensation,
Mark’s practice focuses on litigation of workers’ compensation matters on behalf of employers and insurers across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. As a defense attorney, Mark has successfully litigated cases involving a range of matters from routine injury claims to complex occupational disease and occupational exposure claims. He has litigated claims before workers’ compensation judges, the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board and the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania.
Born in Steubenville, Ohio, Mark earned both his undergraduate and law degrees at West Virginia University. While at the West Virginia University College of Law, Mark participated in numerous trial competitions.
In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, playing basketball and rooting for the West Virginia University Mountaineers.
West Virginia University College of Law, J.D., 2001
West Virginia University, B.A., Political Science, Minor, History, 1998
- Honors: Magna Cum Laude
- University Honors Scholar
- Fraternity: Kappa Sigma
United States Supreme Court, 2006
Professional Honors & Awards
Super Lawyers, 2017 – 2019
Professional Associations & Memberships
Dauphin County Bar Association
Two-year term as the Chairman for the Workers’ Compensation
– Section of the Dauphin County Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
Pennsylvania Defense Institute