Mark Alson is an associate in the Litigation and Intellectual Property Solutions Group, where he provides services to clients in a wide array of areas. Mark has experience with representing corporate and closely-held companies in all aspects of business and commercial disputes, including through trials and appeals. Mark has experience with regulatory issues, including state utility and North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) reliability matters, as well as will and trust litigation.
He also has experience in drafting and negotiation of complex contracts in connection with providing counsel to corporate clients.
Additionally, Mark has litigated trusts and estate matters, representing both corporate fiduciaries and beneficiaries. Mark also has experience with utility matters, both in terms of practicing at the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission, as well as in the field of NERC compliance.
Mark earned his Bachelor of Arts from DePauw University in 2005, cum laude. He received his juris doctorate, summa cum laude, from Valparaiso University School of Law in 2008. While in law school, he was a member of the Valparaiso University Law Review, where he served as executive editor of student writing. Mark is also published in 42 Val. U. L. Rev. 1277 (2008).
Having joined Ice Miller in September 2008, Mark is licensed to practice law in the state of Indiana, as well as in the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana.
Reported and Representative Cases
Sanitary Dist. of City of Hammond v. Town of Griffith, 39 N.E.3d 400 (Ind. Ct. App. 2015), trans. denied
Philpot v. Rural Media Group, Inc., 2015 WL 5837567 (S.D.Ind. Oct. 7, 2015)
Elder Care Providers of Indiana, Inc. v. Home Instead, Inc., 2015 WL 5439449 (S.D.Ind. Sept. 14, 2015)
American Bank v. City of Menasha, et al., 627 F.3d 261 (7th Cir. 2010)
42 Val. U. L. Rev.1277, 2008