Marilee A. Mark, shareholder and founding partner of Cimo Mazer Mark, concentrates her practice on bankruptcy and insolvency matters in federal and state courts, with a particular emphasis on complex bankruptcy, insolvency, and commercial litigation. Marilee represents plaintiffs, including court-appointed fiduciaries, in the prosecution of director and officer liability litigation, professional liability litigation, fraudulent transfer and preference avoidance litigation, bank liability litigation, and other complex litigation. Her practice also involves prosecuting and defending litigation claims on behalf of trustees, creditors’ committees, debtors, and creditors in litigation-intensive Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, as well as receivers, statutory assignees, and other interested parties in federal and state insolvency, assignment, and receivership proceedings.
Marilee currently serves as a director of the Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida, as a director of the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC), Florida Network, and as a member of the Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. campaign committee. In addition, she has been named as one of Florida’s top attorneys by Florida Trend, Florida Super Lawyers, and South Florida Legal Guide.
Marilee is a member of The Florida Bar and is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, the United States District Courts for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida, and the United States Bankruptcy Courts for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida. She earned her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where she was a member of the Florida Law Review and the Journal of Law and Public Policy, and served as a judicial clerk extern to the Honorable Caryn Canner Schwartz, Dade County Court Judge, Eleventh Judicial Circuit in and for Miami-Dade County, Florida. Marilee earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Major in Finance, summa cum laude, from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business Administration.