Mark is a Franklin County native, having attended St. Francis Borgia Regional High School before attending the University of Missouri -Rolla to receive a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Graduating Cum Laude, he moved on to graduate from the University of Missouri – Columbia School of Law, where he received his Juris Doctorate.
The youngest child of Ed and Dorie Brinkmann, Mark decided to move back to his hometown of Washington, Missouri for two reasons: To be closer to his family and to practice law covering wrongful deaths, civil and domestic litigation, landlord-tenant relations, traffic issues, and personal injury. Before that, he practiced in Springfield, Missouri in the areas of personal injury and automotive product liability.
Mark joined the firm in July of 2015.