Quarles & Brady Adds Commercial Litigator Mark Kornfeld to its Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group08/07/18
Kornfeld is a commercial litigator with nearly 25 years of success in securities litigation, regulatory enforcement actions and complex commercial litigation, arbitration and mediation both domestically and internationally. He is viewed by clients as a trusted dispute resolution authority who advises, manages and counsels them in managing litigation and business risk. He counsels clients of all sizes from many industries including broker dealers, investment bankers, money managers, hedge funds, media properties, construction, development and real estate management companies, as well as start-ups.
“I am honored to join such a talented group at Quarles & Brady and am thrilled to be joining the Tampa office,” said Kornfeld. “The firm’s rich history, diverse national platform and commitment to delivering first-class client service create the perfect synergy both for my Florida-based financial and real estate development clients and my relationships across industries.”
For nearly a decade, Kornfeld was integrally involved in the court-appointed representation of the Securities Investor Protection Act Trustee for the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC where he helped lead the recovery of billions of dollars for the Fund of Customer Property distributed to thousands of victims.
Kornfeld regularly publishes on and is sought for commentary on key issues impacting the investment management and financial services industries. He was recognized in The Legal 500 United States in 2015 – 2016 and New York Metro “Super Lawyer” from 2011 – 2017. He received his Bachelor of Arts at Vassar College and his Doctor of Law at Brooklyn Law School where he graduated magna cum laude.