Mark Spatz has extensive experience handling complex litigation and arbitration, with a particular focus on defending manufacturers in products liability litigation and consumer class actions. In addition to managing all aspects of complex litigation, he works with clients to devise litigation strategies and handles large-scale complex settlement programs for multi-district actions. Mark has both trial and appellate experience and recently represented two international companies in mediations and settlement negotiations regarding thousands of lawsuits in large multi-forum products liability actions.
Mark is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he was Associate and Senior Editor of the Journal of Constitutional Law, earned a Master of Bioethics from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and graduated from Brown University with honors. Prior to joining the firm, Mark was a litigation associate at Kaye Scholer LLP. He has been recognized as one of New York’s Super Lawyers Rising Stars for Civil Litigation: Defense each year since 2013.
University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D. 2002); University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (Master of Bioethics, 2010); Brown University (A.B., with honors, 1999)
New York State; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Activities and Affiliations
Member, New York City Bar Association (Committee on Bioethical Issues)