Mark I. Shublak, a partner in Ice Miller's Public Affairs Group, has a multi-dimensional government relations practice that combines public policy advocacy with traditional legal skills. He represents clients in a wide range of matters before legislative and executive bodies at all levels of government.
Mark's legislative practice focuses on state and local lobbying, legislative monitoring, grassroots programming and political strategy. His practice spans across all industry sectors, including agriculture, appropriations, commerce, energy, environmental, taxes, technology, transportation and heavily regulated industries. His administrative and regulatory law practice focuses on administrative rules, campaign finance and election law compliance, enforcement matters, government contracts and procurement, licensing matters, and regulatory filings.
Mark is dedicated to the ethical conduct of government relations. He is experienced in defending and maintaining the reputations of corporations, trade associations and public sector clients in relation to highly sensitive issues where the impact of politics, the media and the law could give rise to high-profile exposure.
Prior to joining the Firm, Mark worked as a government relations consultant in another law firm setting. Earlier in his career, he served as an aide to the president pro tem of the Indiana Senate, to several state executive officeholders and to election campaigns.
Mark earned his juris doctorate from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in the state of Indiana and before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana.