Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
A former Department of Justice prosecutor, Markenzy Lapointe has a varied practice that includes high-stakes commercial, products liability and professional malpractice disputes, as well as criminal investigations.
Mark has a wealth of trial, arbitration and mediation experience in state and federal courts, and works closely with clients to achieve the best and most cost-effective solution. He successfully defends corporations and individuals in commercial disputes, including class actions, business divorces, and high exposure products liability. He also defends professional malpractice actions. Because of his substantial jury trial experience, he is routinely asked to present and test case themes and strategies before mock juries to help assess viability at trial.
He has also defended corporations and individuals in criminal and quasi-criminal investigations. His investigatory experience includes leading a confidential internal factual investigation for a company.
Additionally, Mark’s pro bono practice includes first-chairing one of the longest pro bono Federal Torts Claims Act trials in South Florida.