Mark J. Biros
Partner, Proskauer Rose LLP, Adjunct Professor of Law
A.B., Princeton; J.D., Georgetown
A.B., Princeton; J.D., Georgetown. Professor Biros is a partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Proskauer Rose LLP. ...Continue Reading
A.B., Princeton; J.D., Georgetown. Professor Biros is a partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Proskauer Rose LLP. He served as assistant U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia from 1977-88 and as assistant attorney general in the Office of the Special Prosecutor for Pennsylvania from 1974-77. Professor Biros was assistant counsel to the U.S. Senate's Watergate Committee. He has a wide range of teaching experience, having served as a faculty member for the Federal Judicial Center, Seminar on Criminal Law for Federal Judges, the National Institute on Health Care Fraud, the District of Columbia and Kentucky Bar Association's CLE programs, and the National Health Lawyers Association, where he lectured on various criminal law issues as well as representing individuals and organizations in federal and state investigations; the Department of Justice Legal Education Institute on Advocacy Skills, for whom he conducted the Expert Witness Seminar; and, the Roscoe Pound American Trial Lawyers Foundation, where he taught a seminar on trial techniques.
In June 2008, Mark addressed the International Bar Association’s 11th Transnational Crime Conference in London about investigations of, and prosecutions for, violations of U.S. economic sanctions. He also addressed the International Bar Association’s Annual meeting in October 2008 in Buenos Aires where he spoke on Minimizing the Impact of Corruption on the Rule of Law & International Business - Detecting, Investigating & Responding to Corrupt Conduct. At the 12th Transnational Crime Conference in June 2009, Mark gave a presentation on how to respond to, and manage, a coordinated multi-national law enforcement investigation. In February 2011, Mark was named an Officer of the Criminal Law Committee of the International Bar Association to serve as its North American Regional Representative. In 2012, he was selected to be a member of a panel at the International Bar Association’s annual meeting in Dublin addressing the topic: Navigating the Criminal Law Minefield: A Cautionary Tale for Defense Lawyers and Lawyers Representing Corporations. Currently, he is the Vice-Chair of the Criminal Law Committee of the International Bar Association.