Mark H. Tuohey
1655 Kalmia Road NW, Washington, DC 20012
202.390.7267 (c)
Baker Hostetler LLP
1050 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20036
202.861.1654 (o)
Professional Background
Of Counsel – Baker Hostetler LLP: April 2018-Present
Provision of legal advice on broad array of civil and criminal compliance matters
Director – Mayor’s Office of Legal Counsel: January 2015-March 2018
Newly created position established by the Washington, D.C. City Council in 2014 for the
purpose of providing legal and policy advice to the Mayor and oversight of the General Counsel
for the 42 District of Columbia agencies, including Health and Human Services, Energy and the
Environment, Public Safety, Education, Information Technology, Homeland Security, Banking
and Securities, and Labor and Employment
Private Practice
Pierson Ball & Dowd/Reed Smith; Vinson & Elkins (Managing Partner DC office 2000-2005);
Brown Rudnick
-Civil and white-collar criminal investigations and trials on behalf of corporate officers and
directors in Federal and State courts throughout the United States
-Representation of clients in Congressional oversight investigations
-Provision of legal advice in civil and criminal regulatory compliance matters and internal
investigations in the United States, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and China
-Conducted arbitrations for legal disputes involving law firms and business entities
Public Sector Experience
-Assistant US Attorney for District of Columbia: 1973-1977
-Department of Justice Special Counsel to the Attorney General: 1978-1979
-Principal Deputy – Independent Counsel: August 1994-August 1995
-Special Counsel – Investigation of Metropolitan Police Department: 1997
-Advisor to the Patten Commission on Policing in Northern Ireland: 1998
-Special Counsel to the Attorney General of Ireland: 1998-2004
-Chairman – District of Columbia Sports and Entertainment Commission: 2003-2007
Honors & Appointments
-Adjunct Professor of Law – Fordham University Law School: 2018-
-Adjunct Professor of Law – Georgetown University Law Center: 1978-1984; 2019 –
-Lecturer in Law – Trial Advocacy, Legal Ethics, Corporate Compliance, Congressional
Oversight Investigations: 1977-Present
-Chair, Young Lawyers Section, Bar Association of the District of Columbia
-President – The District of Columbia Bar: 1993-1994
-Member, District of Columbia Federal Judicial Nominations Commission (1992-2000)
-Fellow – American College of Trial Lawyers
-Best Lawyers in America (Bet the Company Litigation and White Collar Crime): 1995-Present:
International Who’s Who of Business Crime Lawyers; Top 100 Irish American Lawyers
-World’s Leading Lawyers for Business Litigation
-Washingtonian of the Year: 2005; D.C. Lawyer of the Year: 2001
-President – Fordham Law School Alumni Association: 2008-2010; Fordham Medal: 2011
ABA Appointments
-Chair, ABA Standing Committee on Continuing Legal Education: 1980-1985; ALI-ABA
Committee: 1980-1990; ABA Litigation Section Council Member: 1980-1990; ABA House of
Delegates: 1993-2008
-Chair, ABA Standing Committee on Government Affairs: 2010-2014
-Chair, ABA Rule of Law Initiative, Middle East / North Africa: 2019-
-Co-Chair – District of Columbia Police Foundation
-Director – Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy: 2013-2018
-Trustee – Fordham University: 2008-2015 (Vice-Chair)
-Trustee – Catholic University of America: 2005-2015
-Board of Directors – Gonzaga College High School: 1991-2000
-Chair, Board of Directors – Washington Jesuit Academy: 1998-2003
-Board of Directors – Archbishop Carroll High School: 2015-
-Board of Directors – Georgetown Visitation High School: 2019-
Bar Admission
-District of Columbia Bar
-New York Bar
-Supreme Court Bar