Attorney Profiles

J. Mark Thacker


Partner — San Jose


Mark Thacker has extensive experience in the areas of products liability, complex commercial litigation and business disputes, unfair competition, trademark infringement and trade secret litigation, employment, consumer class actions, and civil rights.  He is also experienced in insurance coverage analysis and issues.  Before joining the firm in 1991, he worked extensively in the oil and gas industry for a major oil company handling complex negotiations and environmental matters in California and Alaska.

He is admitted to practice in California, as well as the United States District Courts for the Northern, Central and Eastern Districts of California and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Mark joined the firm's San Jose office after receiving his law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law in 1991, where he graduated magna cum laude, and was Articles Editor for the Santa Clara Law Review.