Richard D. Marks Professional Corporation specializes in real property, escrow and title insurance/real estate litigation with an additional focus on civil litigation and general business matters.


The firm represents title insurance companies and their insureds, escrow companies, the financial services industry, homeowners, landlords, tenants, contractors and banks on various issues such as: 

  • The purchase and sale of both commercial and residential real estate
  • Title insurance defense and prosecution litigation
  • Property damage claims
  • Mechanic's lien rights
  • Landlord-tenant disputes
  • Probate litigation
  • The representation of the financial service and lending industries
  • Litigation involving easements and boundary disputes
  • Prescriptive use, adjoining landowner disputes
  • Defense of insurance companies in bad faith litigation and failure to defend claims
  • Defense of escrow companies on drafting and recording errors
  • Defense of fraud and misrepresentation claims
  • Consultation and evaluation of claims
  • Claims review
  • Policy coverage
  • Legal description issues
  • Lien priority issues and disputes
  • Subordination and subrogation claims
  • Forgery claims
  • Foreclosure disputes and issues
  • General business matters