Law Office of Mark A. Garfinkel, Esq.
47 Independence St.
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411

Business Law and Litigation
Commercial Transactions
Minority Stakeholder Disputes
Personal Injury

The Law Firm of Mark A. Garfinkel, Esq.
47 Independence St.
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411
304.867.3006  Office
240.603.5673  Cell

We are a boutique business law firm that serves both international and domestic clients.  Our main office is located in an old Victorian in downtown Berkeley Springs, W.V., which is about an hour outside of the WDC metro area. See,

The founding partner, Mark Garfinkel is admitted to practice in the District of Colombia, Maryland, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Prior to founding the firm, Mark was the General Counsel of OPIC in WDC ( See more on his background and experience in About Us.  

Areas of Practice:

General Business Law
Minority Stakeholder and Business Disputes
Government Contracts
Commercial Transactions
Real Estate, Construction and Zoning
Intellectual Property (Trade secrets, licensing and trademarks)
Employment Law
Personal Injury

International Trade and Finance: We also provide project finance, international trade, reputation risk due diligence, regulatory and compliance (FCPA) services and assist companies in obtaining US government and international financial institution financing for projects overseas. To read Mark's article on how to assess and mitigate the risks associated with overseas projects, please click here.

If you are a company seeking financing, funding or political risk insurance (PRI) for overseas projects please call Mark for a free consultation.  There are a number of USG and non-USG developmental agencies and international financial institutions that provide commercial funding for appropriately structured overseas projects including OPIC, EXIM, IFC, TDA and IADB. 
General Counsel Services

Mark is a lawyer with significant general counsel experience.  A significant part of his practice is providing part-time or fractional general counsel services to large and small companies who do not yet have the need to hire a full time in-house counsel but have the need for day-to-day general counsel services.

See our Practice Areas for more detailed information on the legal services we provide.

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