Mark A. Engel - Bricker & Eckler LLP

Mark A. Engel

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Mark Engel is the partner in charge of Bricker & Eckler's Cincinnati-Dayton office. Mark's practice is taxation, with concentrated experience in all aspects of state and local taxation, including tax planning, compliance, and litigation in sales and use, income, commercial activity, public utility, and property taxation. In addition, Mark works in the areas of economic development, federal personal and corporate taxation and nonprofit and social enterprise tax issues. He serves as tax counsel to the Ohio Manufacturers' Association and played a key role in designing several provisions of Ohio tax reform efforts. 

Mark  has briefed and argued more than 80 cases in the Supreme Court of Ohio, and appeared in every appellate district in Ohio. He successfully litigated several precedent setting cases involving key issues of state taxation in Ohio. In addition, Mark negotiated numerous incentive packages for enterprises looking to expand in Ohio and served as tax counsel to the electric industry during industry restructuring, including assisting in drafting numerous tax provisions to the restructuring legislation. 

University of MichiganBA 1976Capital University Law SchoolJ.D. 1979Capital University Law SchoolLL.M 1990
American Bar AssociationInstitute for Professionals in TaxationOhio State Bar AssociationOhio Manufacturers AssociationNational Assn. of State Bar Tax Sections

Case History

Tax Counsel to Ohio Manufacturers Association — Serve as tax counsel to OMA; played key role in Ohio tax reform effort in 2005 and electric utility tax reform in 1999
Taxpayer's Counsel — Successfully litigated numerous state tax controversies before the Ohio Board of Tax Appeals, all 12 courts of appeal, and over 80 cases before the Ohio Supreme Court.

Office Location

201 East Fifth Street, Suite 1110
Cincinnati, OH 45202
United States

Practice Areas

Tax Law (State and Local Tax)

Other Information

Gender: Male