Howard Marks
Berger, Newmark & Fenchel PC
1753 North Tripp Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60639

Tel: 312-704-7229 (direct)
Tel: 312-782-5050 (main)
Fax: 312-782-6491


Howard Marks
Vice President

Howard was born and grew up in Chicago. He is a graduate of Tulane University (B.S. Chemistry and Philosophy) and the Tulane University School of Law. He is married and has three children.

Howard has been the Chairman of the Litigation Department of the law firm of Berger, Newmark & Fenchel P.C. since 2002. His practice of law involves commercial litigation and the analysis, negotiation, and litigation of commercial and construction contract matters, surety and fidelity bond claims and insurance coverage issues. Howard's law practice also includes the representation of clients in the handling of matters involving directors, officers, and professional liability as well as financial institutions. He also represents clients in the analysis, litigation and trial of antitrust, intellectual property and employment related issues.

Howard has represented clients in various state and federal courts, at the trial and appellate levels for over twenty-five years. He is a member of the Illinois, American, Louisiana and Chicago Bar Associations and is involved in the activities of the Construction Forum, Surety and Fidelity, Science and Technology and Business Law sections of the American Bar Association.

Practice Areas:

Construction Law

Financial Restructuring





Berger, Newmark & Fenchel P.C.
1753 North Tripp Avenue
Chicago, IL 60639
Downtown Office
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 910
Chicago, Illinois 60606

Tel: (312) 782-5050
Fax: (312) 782-6491
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