Mark D. Alcott

Mark D. Alcott

Attorney
Location:
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Phone:
270-495-0562
Fax:
270-842-2607
Email:

Mark D. Alcott is a trial and transaction lawyer who focuses on defense and commercial litigation. He represents a broad range of clients, from individual business owners to large corporations and banks.

Mr. Alcott has experience litigating in federal and state courts.

Litigation Experience

Served as trial counsel in federal district court on a trade infringement case for a large corporation and obtained a favorable settlement
Served as trial counsel in federal district court and obtained favorable settlement on behalf of international electronics company in suit arising from alleged product liability in a fire case
Served as trial counsel in federal district court and obtained favorable settlement in medical device case
Served as trial counsel in state court and obtained favorable settlement for physician on allegations of professional malpractice on death claim

Commercial Transaction Experience

Represented marine company in financing vessels in over $20 million of new debt
Represented bank in financing of $30 million for area manufacturing facility

Business Experience

Set up and advise small businesses as limited liability companies and corporations
Set up and advise small businesses as limited liability companies and corporations
Collect past due accounts through litigation and garnishment
File Mechanic's Liens on behalf of contractors and subcontractors

Estate Planning and Administration

Draft estate documents including simple wills, powers of attorney and living wills
Draft complex estate planning wills and trusts
Represent and counsel estate executors in probate court

Real Estate

Draft deeds, contracts of sale and title opinions for real estate transactions
Handle real estate closings and draft loan documents for buyers

 

Areas of Practice

  • Corporate Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Insurance Defense Litigation
  • Real Property Law
  • Estate Planning and Administration

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1995

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D. - 1992
  • Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky
    • B.S. - 1989
    • Major: Agri-Business

Classes/Seminars

  • Adjunct Professor, Para-Legal Studies, Western Kentucky University, 1994 - 1996
  • Junior Achievement Economics, Warren Central High School, 1999 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Bowling Green-Warren County Bar Association, Member, President, 2002
  • Kentucky Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Law Firm Association, Member
  • Junior Achievement, South Central Kentucky, Board Member, Chair, 2002 - 2003
  • Downtown Redevelopment Authority, Board Member, Chair, 2003 - 2004
  • Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce, Member, 1993 - Present
  • Leadership Bowling Green, Class of 1995
  • Leadership Kentucky, Class of 2003

Pro Bono Activities

  • First Baptist Church, Member
  • Smiths Grove Lions Club, Member, President, 1996 - 1997