Mark R. Scirocco, Esq.
Attorney - Robert A. Scirocco
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Mark R. Scirocco, Esq.

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Practice Areas:

  • Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Construction Defect
  • Toxic Torts
  • Employment
  • Dram Shop
  • Professional Negligence
  • Premises Liability

Biography

Mark R. Scirocco is the senior litigation associate at Robert A. Scirocco and Associates Counselors at Law. Prior to joining the firm, Mark clerked for a judge on the Fairfax Circuit Court in Fairfax, VA. He is a graduate of the Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University. He achieved his undergraduate degree from Providence College where he graduated summa cum laude. Mark has personally handled high-profile matters in New Jersey state and federal courts. He has firsthand trial experience and is also known for his effective oral advocacy, having argued before the Supreme Court of New Jersey and the New Jersey Appellate Division. He specializes in insurance defense, insurance coverage, construction defect, toxic tort, employment, dram shop, professional negligence, premises liability, and employment law.

While in law school, Mark was one of 12 students selected as part of the George Mason Supreme Court Clinic and worked on several matters before the Supreme Court of the United States. He also interned in various capacities for the Federal Government including at the U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform; the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, chambers of Judge Lawrence Block; and the U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Fraud Section. In 2012, Mark’s Moot Court team won First Place at the Billings, Exum & Frye National Moot Court Competition at Elon University School of Law. He was named Best Oral Advocate in the final round of that competition, which was argued before a panel of current and retired justices of the North Carolina Supreme Court. Mark has been named a New Leader of the Bar by the New Jersey Law Journal as part of its Professional Excellence 2020 Awards. Mark is a member of the bar in both New Jersey and Virginia as well as the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Education

  • Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University, Arlington, Virginia
    • J.D.
    • Honors: George Mason Supreme Court Clinic
    • Honors: George Mason University Civil Rights Law Journal, Symposium Editor
    • Honors: Best Oral Advocate for the Final Round of the Billings Exum & Frye National Moot Court Competition
    • Honors: Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, General Editor, Thirty-First Annual National Student Symposium on Law and Public Policy (Vol. 36, No. 1)
    • Honors: Outstanding Advocate, South Texas Mock Trial Challenge
    • Honors: Trial Advocacy Award, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Providence College
    • Honors: Summa Cum Laude

Bar Admission

  • New Jersey
  • Virginia
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit

Honors

  • New Leader of the Bar by the New Jersey Law Journal, Professional Excellence 2020 Awards

Past Positions

  • The Honorable Michael F. Devine, 19th Judicial Circuit of Virginia, Fairfax, Virginia , Law Clerk
  • U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Fraud Section, Intern
  • U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Intern
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, Chambers of the Honorable Lawrence J. Block, Intern

Current Employment Position

  • Senior Litigation Associate