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Mark has over 40 years' experience in representing travel agencies and
other travel companies in travel-industry matters. He is one of the few
attorneys in the world whose practice is solely devoted to travel-industry

The weekly "
Legal Briefs" columnist for Travel Weekly and the author of
numerous trade-press articles on such topics as trade contracts and
liability, he is a popular speaker at industry-related meetings and
conferences and has given seminars or speeches for ASTA, American
Express, Radius, Hickory, Travel Leaders, GBTA, and Uniglobe.

A native of New York City, Mark holds a bachelor's degree from Johns
Hopkins University in international relations, a master's degree from Johns
Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and a law degree from
Georgetown University.

Mark is a member of the Virginia Sate Bar and the District of Columbia Bar.

Mark is also one of the top all-time money winners on the TV game show
                      Biography of Mark Pestronk