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Mark Bookman

Of Counsel

Telephone: (412) 392-2505
Fax: (412) 392-1110

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Mark’s practice includes sophisticated tax and estate planning, estate administration, the taxation of trusts and estates, and counseling public and private charities and corporate fiduciaries. A substantial portion of his practice encompasses estate tax planning involving closely held business interests.

Articles Published
Published several articles in the areas of estate planning, estate administration and related tax matters

Legal Experience
2020 Lovett Bookman Harmon Marks LLP – Of Counsel
2003 Lovett Bookman Harmon Marks LLP
1977 Reed Smith LLP

Bar Admissions
1977 Pennsylvania
1980 Florida

Legal Education
1977 J.D., with distinction, Duke University School of Law
Selected to the Order of the Coif

Undergraduate Education
1974 B.A., magna cum laude, Boston University

Professional Affiliations

  • Past Vice-Chair of the ABA Committee on the Administration and Distribution of Decedent’s Estates
  • Past Chair of the ABA Committee on the Income Taxation of Estates, Trusts and Beneficiaries
  • Past Chair of the ABA Committee on Special Problems of Business Owners
  • Served on the Council of the Allegheny County Bar Association Section of Probate and Trust Law
  • Past Director of the Estate Planning Council of Pittsburgh
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America
  • Past member of Joint State Government Commission Tax Advisory Task Force

Personal Interests / Community Service
Mark is involved in civic and community activities. Mark and his wife, Marsha, reside in Pittsburgh’s Strip District and have three adult children and six grandchildren.