Mark grew up in Galveston County, Texas where he attended Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas, and earned a B.A. in Political Science with honors. Mark then attended Notre Dame Law School in Indiana and earned a J.D. degree magna cum laude.
Mark practiced law with a large Dallas law firm and became a partner. After ten years, he left to practice solo and to write. Mark lives outside Fort Worth with my wife and two sons.