Mark A. Pogue - Pierce Atwood LLP

Mark A. Pogue

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008
Phone: 401-490-3416

Mark A. Pogue, partner at Pierce Atwood LLP, focuses his practice on employment law and related litigation, representing employers and employees in a full range of employment matters in state and federal courts and administrative agencies. Mark appears frequently in courts across Rhode Island and Massachusetts, and before the Rhode Island Commission for Human Rights and the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination.

Harvard Law SchoolJ.D.
Rhode Island Bar Association Massachusetts Bar Association Employment Law Alliance The Genesis CenterRhode Island chapter of the Harvard Law School AssociationRhode Island Credit Union

Case History

Recent Experience

Mark obtained a defense jury verdict in the first case ever tried under the federal Family and Medical Leave Act.

In a case of first impression, Mark obtained summary judgment for a health insurer in an ERISA case brought by a couple seeking to compel the insurer to pay for the creation of a "savior sibling.

Mark obtained a defense verdict in an age discrimination trial brought against a manufacturer that laid off a 60-year-old employee pursuant to a company restructuring program.


Office Location

72 Pine Street
Providence, RI 02903
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Labor Law - Management of the Providence Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Labor and Employment of the Providence Metro Area
Mark A. Pogue has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Mark A. Pogue has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation (Labor and Employment)
Employment Law - Individuals
Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management
Labor Law - Union
Litigation - Labor and Employment

Other Information

Gender: Male