Mark C. Franek


  • Duke University
    B.A. 1991
  • University of Pennsylvania
    Ed.D. 2007
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law
    J.D. 2013
  • USDC, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey

Mark Franek concentrates his practice on securities fraud, antitrust, and unfair business practices litigation. Before joining the firm, Mark was an associate with Stevens & Lee, P.C., where he represented corporate defendants in a broad range of complex commercial litigation in state and federal courts. In law school, Mark was a member of Temple’s Law Review and Moot Court Honor Society. After graduation, Mark served for a year as the Judicial Officer to the Honorable Annette M. Rizzo, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas.

Prior to law school, Mark worked for 16 years in a variety of educational settings, including K-12 schools and higher education. Mark was the Dean of Students, an English teacher, and head boys’ soccer coach at the William Penn Charter School, a Quaker K-12 independent school in Philadelphia, and also taught at the University of Pennsylvania, in its Masters in School Leadership Program, and at Cabrini College and Philadelphia University, in their English departments.