Mark Anderson

Law Offices of Thomas C. Mooney
14750 Main Street, Suite C
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
301-574-0800
www.mooneyesq.com


After almost 20 years as a prosecutor, Mr. Anderson brings to the Law Offices of Thomas C. Mooney extensive experience in complex, high profile criminal matters, especially matters involving homicide, violent crimes, and vehicular crimes.

In 2003, Mr. Anderson began his career as an Assistant District Attorney in the Kings County District Attorney's Office in Brooklyn, New York. Mr. Anderson was assigned to the "Red Zone" which was the most violent and busiest division in the office. Mr. Anderson's primary assignment was violent crimes ranging from Robberies to Homicide. Mr. Anderson was cross designated with the Vehicular Crimes Division where he handled repeat DWI Offenders and Vehicular Manslaughter cases. During his time in Brooklyn, Mr. Anderson was promoted to Senior Trial Attorney for conducting dozens of felony and countless misdemeanor jury trials.

In 2008, Mr. Anderson joined the Montgomery County State's Office as an Assistant State's Attorney. During his time in Montgomery County Mr. Anderson was assigned to the Down County Felony Division, Special Victim's Investigation Division, Major Crimes Division, Manslaughter by Motor Vehicle Team and the General Felony Unit as a Deputy Team Leader. Mr. Anderson's assignment consisted of handling the most complex and difficult violent crimes in the County as well as any and all complex automobile manslaughter cases. During his time in Montgomery County Mr. Anderson was promoted to Senior State's Attorney while conducting countless felony jury trials in topics ranging from vehicular manslaughter to homicide. Mr. Anderson is a trained collision reconstructionist having completed over 400 hours of certification in that field. As Mr. Anderson became recognized as the statewide expert in the field of vehicular death cases Governor Hogan's Office requested him to join the board of several Maryland Department of Transportation committees. Beginning in 2009 the Maryland State's Attorney's Association has requested Mr. Anderson to instruct other prosecutors on trial advocacy, vehicular manslaughter, firearm tool mark comparisons, and other complex legal issues.

Practice Areas
Criminal Law 70%
DWI 10%
Asset Forfeiture 5%
Vehicular Manslaughter 15%

Bar Admissions
Maryland, 2003
New York, 2003
District of Columbia, 2020

Professional Associations
Montgomery County Bar Association, 2010 to Present
American Inns of Court, Barrister, 2016 to Present
Maryland Criminal Defense Attorney’s , Present
Howard County Bar Association, 2015 to Present
Maryland State Bar Association , 2015 to Present
Federal District Court, 2020

Education
University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland
J.D. - 2002
Honors: Dean's List

St. Mary’s College, St. Mary's City, Maryland
B.A. - 1997
Honors: Dean's List
Major: Economics, Political Science

Classes/Seminars
Trial Advocacy, Maryland States Attorney’s Association, 2009 to 2021
Digital Forensics for Prosecutors, Montgomery County States Attorney’s Association, Present
Firearms/Tool Marks/Daubert , Maryland States Attorney’s Association, Present
The Law of Vehicular Manslaughter , Maryland States Attorney’s Association, 2017

Past Employment
Montgomery County State’s Attorney’s Office, Senior Assistant State’s Attorney, 2008 to 2021
Kings County District Attorney’s Office, or Trial Attorney, 2003 to 2008

Languages
English