Brienne T. Marco
Counsel
Charleston, WV
office 304.720.4060
mobile 304.380.6608
  • Overview
  • Services
  • Distinctions
  • Admissions
  • Memberships
  • Publications & Presentations
  • Community Involvement
  • Resources

Ms. Marco is a member of our corporate law department. Her primary areas of practice include health care and banking & finance.

Education

  • Chatham College, B.A. English, summa cum laude, 2004
  • West Virginia University College of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2007

Experience

  • Serving as counsel in litigation obtaining a preliminary injunction against the Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services to provide adequate due process for a physician prior to revoking Medicare billing privileges
  • Advising health care clients regarding contractual matters, health care laws and regulations, corporate governance, and mergers and acquisitions
  • Drafting, analyzing and advising clients regarding commercial transactional documents and agreements, including indemnification agreements, purchase agreements, development agreements, confidentiality agreements, services agreements, employment contracts, publicity releases and waivers, sponsorship agreements, and distribution agreements
  • Representing businesses and individuals in commercial transactions involving the creation, dissolution, acquisition and merger of business entities
  • Assisting with due diligence investigations in mergers, acquisitions and other transactions
  • Preparing corporate governance documents, including articles of incorporation and bylaws for corporations and articles of organization and operating agreements for limited liability companies, as well as preparing minutes, consents and resolutions for corporate or company action
  • Advising clients on entity selection matters
  • Representing lenders and borrowers in commercial loan transactions, including drafting and negotiating commercial loan documentation
  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Dennis W. Dohnal, Magistrate Judge, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, 2009-2010
  • Law Clerk to the Honorable John T. Copenhaver, Jr., District Judge, United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, 2007-2009
Banking & Finance Law Corporate & Business Law Health Care Law Mergers & Acquisitions Tax Credits

Distinctions

  • Listed by West Virginia Super Lawyers as a Rising Star
  • Order of the Coif 2007
  • Recipient of the ALI-ABA Scholarship and Leadership Award
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • President, Mortar Board, Hood and Tassel Chapter, Chantham College, 2004

Admissions

  • Pennsylvania State Bar
  • West Virginia State Bar

Memberships

  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • National Association of Professional Women

Publications & Presentations

  • Co-Author, "Servicemembers Civil Relief Act: Purpose and Coverage," West Virginia Banker, Summer 2012
  • Co-Author, "Servicemembers Civil Relief Act: Background, Provisions, and Why Compliance is Important," published in Conference on Consumer Finance Law, Quarterly Report, Vol. 66 Nos. 1 and 2, 2012 and in West Virginia Trial Counsel Annual Meeting Notebook, April 2012
  • Editor-in-Chief, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 109

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, United Way of Central West Virginia
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