Pharmaceutical & Medical Products Litigation
Mark Berns practices law in the areas of personal injury, products liability, mass tort and class action litigation.
Mark was born and raised in St Louis. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from Knox College. Following his time at Knox, he obtained his law degree from Saint Louis University School of Law. He gained practical legal experience outside the classroom as a legal law clerk for The Honorable E. Richard Webber at the United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri.
After law school, Mark joined a well-respected St. Louis law firm and focused his practice primarily on litigating personal injury claims on behalf of plaintiffs. He worked on a variety of serious injury and death cases including products liability, motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents, workplace accidents and workers' compensation injuries.
Since joining Onder, Shelton, O'Leary & Peterson, Mark focuses his practice on representing individuals in the areas of personal injury and products liability, including mass tort litigation on a national scale.
Mark is admitted to practice law in Missouri and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. He is active in the community; including his parish's youth ministry and his high school's alumni board.
Mark lives in St. Louis and he and his fiancée Taylor are planning a spring 2016 wedding.