- Wesleyan University, B.A.
- Yale Law School, J.D.
The Honorable Mark R. Kravitz, United States District Court for the District of Connecticut
The Honorable Reena Raggi, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Mark Hatch-Miller, a former law clerk to two federal judges and a graduate of Yale Law School, is one of the country’s top trial and appellate litigators.
Mark has extensive experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants – diverse clients ranging from individuals and small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. He’s been involved in headline-grabbing matters, including Dominion Voting Systems’ defamation lawsuits against Fox News Network and Newsmax TV. These cases have attracted widespread attention from outlets such as the New York Times, CNBC, The Associated Press and LA Times.
Mark practices in a wide range of subject-matter areas, including contracts, patent infringement, trade secrets misappropriation, securities fraud, qui tam/False Claims Act, defamation, product liability, and antitrust, among other areas. He’s also handled pro bono matters ranging from individual employment discrimination disputes to amicus briefs filed in high-profile Supreme Court cases. Mark has extensive experience appearing and arguing before the New York Supreme Court’s Commercial Division and the Appellate Division, First Department.
“Mark is an exceptional litigator, with terrific instincts and a matching intellect. He’s been highly effective for us, and I would recommend him to anyone facing a high-stakes legal battle.”
Sam Humphreys, CEO, London Bay Capital
Whether through trial verdicts or arbitration awards, via pre-trial motion wins, or through favorable settlements, Mark regularly secures results for his clients.
Mark won a take-nothing defense verdict for medical device manufacturer Globus Medical in a patent infringement dispute before a Texas federal court. Mark also obtained several key pre-verdict wins in the case, including on summary judgment motions and motions to limit expert testimony. After the Globus trial win, Mark co-wrote an article for The Corporate Counselor about his experience trying the case.
Mark obtained plaintiff-side summary judgment rulings against five different defendants for client YH Lex Estates, in New York state court actions seeking to collect on a nearly $20 million debt. Mark initially won an early summary judgment ruling against one of the two guarantors of an unpaid real estate project-related loan. Mark later won a unanimous summary judgment ruling on appeal against the real estate firm defendant and the other guarantor. Watch Mark argue the appellate case here (start @23:19). Mark also won decisive plaintiff-side summary judgment rulings against two related voidable transferee defendants. These high-profile real estate cases were included in TheRealDeal’s list of “New York’s biggest, baddest and juiciest real estate lawsuits of 2022,” and have also been covered in New York Magazine’s Curbed and Crain’s New York Business section.
Mark won a no-liability summary judgment ruling for Speedwell Holdings (f/k/a Selling Source) in a complex dispute over a $28.7 million commercial note. Mark also successfully defended the summary judgment result on appeal in New York’s First Department.
Mark represented whistleblowers and helped the government secure a $40.5 million settlement in a medical false claims lawsuit in New York Federal Court against Apria Healthcare Group; the whistleblowers recovered $4.34 million.
Mark secured a $19 million settlement (approximately $12 million after fees and expenses) for a class of plaintiffs in a New York federal court price-fixing case against Coach USA Inc. and City Sights LLC, providers of “hop-on, hop-off” double-decker bus tours of New York City.
“Mark is a formidable advocate to have on your side. I have watched him face-off against many trial lawyers and Mark is always legally superior – his litigation skills are unrivaled and his ability to understand a case from big picture to the critical small details is unmatched. With Mark we know we are always in good hands.”
Jay Jani, Vice President and Chief Patent Counsel, Globus Medical Inc.
Mark has been recognized by Super Lawyers (Thompson Reuters) as a “Rising Star” in the area of general litigation for the New York Metro Area every single year since 2014. Similarly, Benchmark Litigation has named Mark to its 40 & Under Hot List of up-and-coming trial lawyers every year since 2019.
Mark is active in charitable and bar organizations, including the Federal Bar Council and its Inn of Court program. Mark serves on the board of directors and as treasurer of Recess, a Brooklyn-based arts non-profit dedicated to advancing racial justice.
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