Mark Ahrens is an experienced litigator at Todd Miner Law. A New York native, Mark was raised in Central Florida and has lived in the Orlando area for over 30 years. Mark is a graduate of the University of Central Florida where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Legal Studies with a Specialization in Litigation. He earned his Juris Doctorate degree from Florida A&M University. Mark’s experience as a healthcare provider afforded a smooth transition into the legal profession where he specialized in healthcare law. Specifically, Mark represented physicians and hospitals defending medical malpractice cases; and nursing homes defending nursing home abuse cases. Mark joined Todd Miner Law so that he could turn his practice towards representing individuals who have suffered injuries and families who are grieving the wrongful death of a loved one. His practice includes claims arising from motor vehicle collisions, premises liability and medical malpractice.
Mark has an extensive medical background having graduated from the inaugural class of Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences and worked as an E.R. and Critical Care nurse. His years of defending intricate medical malpractice claims along with his experience in providing care to patients in the hospital setting provides him with insight into the medicine and injuries individuals suffer as a result of negligence. Mark’s exceptional experience includes giving presentations on legal issues to Registered Nurses and practitioners. He co-authored a chapter in the Florida Medical Malpractice Handbook and an article published in the Trial Advocate Quarterly on the subject of shoulder dystocia and brachial plexus injuries.
Mark’s years of providing patient care and defending the interests of insurance companies affords him valuable insight into how these complex systems work- and, how to best counsel his clients to skillfully navigate through these systems. Mark’s insight along with a passionate resolve makes him a fierce advocate.
Outside of the firm, Mark enjoys spending time with his family at local attractions and the beach. He takes special pride in his daughter who is a Combat Medic in the U.S. Army and his son who has joined the U.S. Navy’s Nuclear Power program.