Areas of Practice include:
Banking & Financial Institutions
International & Immigration
Mergers & Acquisitions
Mark T. Harrington joined Mackenzie Hughes in 1991 and was elected to
the firm's partnership in 2001. He is a member of the firm's Executive
Committee and Chair of the Business Department. His practice emphasis
is financial institutions, including transactional matters as well as
the day to day regulatory, lending, operational and governance issues
of banks and credit unions. Additionally, Mark handles general business
law matters including entity formation, purchase and sale of small and
medium sized businesses, mergers and joint ventures and commercial lending.
He assists the firm's immigration law practice group, counseling individuals
and corporate clients who utilize investor and multinational visa categories
as part of their business planning strategies. He is frequently asked
to lecture on topics such as choice of business entity, limited liability
company formation and new business ventures.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1982 from Ithaca College
and a Juris Doctorate from Western New England College School of Law in
1989. Mark was admitted to the New York Bar in 1990 and the Massachusetts
Bar in 1989.
Mark is a member of the Madison County, Onondaga County, New York State,
Massachusetts and American (Litigation and Business Law Sections) Bar
Associations. He is a member of the Arc of Onondaga Board of Directors,
past president of the board, and a member of its Executive Committee.
Mark is also a member of the NYSARC, Inc. legal committee, the New York
State organization of all Arc chapters and a Trustee of Crouse Health
Foundation. He was also named to A.M. Best's Directory of Recommended
Insurance Attorneys and Adjusters.
In his spare time, Mark enjoys staying active in athletics by bicycling,
running, downhill skiing and playing golf, with his wife and two children.