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Mark K. York

PARTNER

RALEIGH

Office: (252) 514-2828; Ext: 0860
Direct: (919) 321-0860
Fax: (919) 321-0860
Mobile: (910) 852-9823

Email: mky@dhwlegal.com

Practice Groups:

  • Litigation
  • Business
  • Construction

Bar Admissions:

  • North Carolina
  • US District Courts for the Western, Middle and Eastern Districts of North Carolina

Education:

  • Elon University School of Law, J.D., 2012 (Magna Cum Laude)
  • Campbell University, B.S., 1998 (Cum Laude)

Mark York focuses his practice on business litigation, corporate disputes and construction matters, and has extensive experience in the North Carolina Business Court.

Awards and Recognitions:

  • Best Lawyers – Commercial Litigation 2019-2022
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2019-2022
  • Elon University School of Law’s inaugural McMichael Law and Leadership Fellow
  • Phi Kappa Phi

Professional Associations:

  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, North Carolina Bar Association
  • Member, North Carolina Construction Law Section

Previous Employment:

  • Carruthers & Roth, P.A.
  • U.S. Army (Elite Special Operations Team)

Recent Transactions and Engagements:

  • Defense verdict for majority shareholder on claimants claims of breach of fiduciary duty and other corporate malfeasance.
  • Represent of client in the buyout of the departing 50% owner in a professional corporation, as well as the reorganization and refinance of the business entities.
  • Prevail in preliminary injunction hearing ruling covenant not to compete as unenforceable, allowing client to continue working in chosen profession.