Mark Scribner concentrates his practice in the areas of financial services, banking, business transactions, real estate and securities law. Mark advises banking and non-banking financial institution clients on a broad range of legal issues, including commercial and consumer lending, financing and investment transactions, and loan restructurings. Mark represents developers, business owners, resorts, manufacturers and securities issuers in connection with economic development projects throughout the United States that rely on foreign investment pursuant to the EB-5 visa program overseen by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service. He also advises a variety of business clients in connection with organizational, financing and transactional issues.
Prior to joining PPEC, Mark was a shareholder in Carroll & Scribner P.C. for over 20 years, after working for almost 6 years as in house counsel for Chittenden Bank (n/k/a Peoples United Bank). Mark is listed among The Best Lawyers in America in the field of Banking and Finance law.
- Haverly v. Kaytek, 169 VT 350 (1999)
- Champlain College, Instructor, Business Law, 1990
- American Institute of Banking, Instructor, Business Law, 1992
- U.S. District Court for the District of Vermont
Notables: — Successfully represented an employer at trial and on appeal to the Vermont Supreme Court that held for the first time that a disgruntled ex-employee could not prevent his testimony in an unemployment compensation hearing from being introduced at trial to support the employer’s claims, notwithstanding the protected confidentiality of such testimony under statute. Haverly v. Kaytek, 169 VT 350 (1999).