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Mark Figueiredo, Esq.

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Mark R. Figueiredo typically represents business owners in connection with their legal needs. This includes business formation, corporate governance, corporate financing, buy–sell agreements, stock option agreements, commercial contracts, intellectual property agreements, mergers and acquisitions, and general business counseling.

Mark began his career in 1995 as a business litigation attorney and he continues to work with the firm's litigation team in connection with shareholder and partnership disputes, licensing disputes, employment claims, real estate actions, contractual disputes, and collection actions.

Mark was selected for inclusion in the 2019 Northern California Super Lawyers. This marks the eighth year that he has received this honorary distinction. Only the top 5% of lawyers in Northern California are selected as Super Lawyers each year.

Prior to Structure Law Group, Mark was a practicing attorney in both the corporate and litigation fields at established firms in the San Jose area for many years. Mark also served as a judicial extern to United States District Judge Robert P. Aguilar in the San Jose Division of the Northern District Court of California.

Mark earned a Juris Doctor Degree from Golden Gate University School of Law and a Bachelor's Degree from the University of California at Berkeley, with Honors. He was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1995.

Mark has been a recurring guest on KLIV, NBC News Radio, speaking on issues relevant to start-ups and the business community. He has also published articles in the San Jose Business Journal and in the Silicon Valley Business Ink.

Education

J.D., Golden Gate University School of Law

B.S., University of California at Berkeley
With Honors

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice California, 1995
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

State Bar of California
Member Since: 1995

Santa Clara County Bar Association

Honors
  • Northern California Super Lawyers 2019
  • Northern California Super Lawyers 2018
  • Northern California Super Lawyers 2017
  • Northern California Super Lawyers 2016
  • Northern California Super Lawyers 2015
  • Northern California Super Lawyers 2014
  • Northern California Super Lawyers 2010
  • Northern California Super Lawyers 2009

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