- Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights
- Business Litigation
- Commericial Law
- Commercial Litigation
- Financial Institutions
- Litigation and Appeals
|Contact Info||Telephone: (515) 288-2500|
Fax: (515) 243-0654
|University ||University of Iowa, B.A., 1980|
|Law School||University of Iowa College of Law, J.D., with distinction, 1983|
|Admitted||1983, Missouri; 1986, Iowa|
|Born||St. Louis, Missouri, 1958|
Mark is a senior shareholder of the Davis Brown Law Firm and a member of the Business Division. Mark practices in the areas ofCommercial Law, Bankruptcy Law and Business Litigation.
Mark has represented creditors and creditor committees in all types of bankruptcy matters, both consumer and business bankruptcy. He has represented both debtors and creditors in state and federal court in proceedings involving commercial law, debtor-creditor rights, and business litigation issues.
· AV® Preeminent™ rated by Martindale-Hubbell. An AV certification mark is a significant rating accomplishment - a testament to the fact that a lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence. A lawyer must be admitted to the bar for 10 years or more to receive an AV rating.
· The Best Lawyers in America, Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, 2012; Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law, 2011.
· Iowa Super Lawyers 2007, Bankruptcy
· Great Plains Super Lawyers 2009 & 2011, Bankruptcy
Publications, Speeches, and Seminars
Mark has lectured extensively at seminars for lawyers, lenders and other groups.
Mark and his wife, Lynn, a CPA and retired partner with Ernst & Young, have a daughter and a son. Golf and tennis are among Mark's leisure interests.
· American Bankruptcy Institution
· Iowa State Bar Association
· Missouri Bar Association
· Polk County Bar Association
· 32 Davis Brown Attorneys Selected for The Best Lawyers in America® 2013
· Changes In Procedures In Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Cases for Residential Mortgage Lenders
· The Davis Brown Law Firm Congratulates Mark Walz for 25 Years of Service
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