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Mark Proctor

Attorney Mark Proctor

Mark Proctor

Levin Papantonio Rafferty

316 South Baylen St.

Pensacola, FL 32502


Mark Proctor is the president of Levin Papantonio Rafferty. He completed his undergraduate work at Emory University and the University of Florida, receiving his degree from the University of Florida in 1972, and his law degree from the University of Florida in 1975. While at law school, he was an editor of the Water Law Journal at University of Florida and was a member of the honorary fraternity, Phi Delta Phi.

He is licensed to practice law before all state courts in Florida, before the United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Florida, and before the United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

He is a former Assistant General Counsel for the City of Jacksonville, and the former General Counsel for the State of Florida Department of Natural Resources. He has been an adjunct professor of Environmental Law at the University of Florida and the University of West Florida, and has authored environmental articles for the Center of Land Use Law.

Mr. Proctor is a member of the Florida Bar Association, the Florida Justice Association, the American Association of Justice and the National Trial Lawyers Association. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Fredric G. Levin College of Law at the University of Florida and serves on the boards of directors for several charitable organizations.

Year Joined Law Firm

  1. 1981

Present Position with Law Firm

  1. President and Shareholder

Areas of Practice

  1. Personal Injury
  2. Mass Torts
  3. Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

  1. Florida
  2. U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  3. U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida
  4. U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit


  1. University of Florida College of Law; Gainesville, Florida; 1975
    Honors: Member, Phi Delta Phi
    Law Journal: Water Law Journal, editor
  2. University of Florida, 1972

Published Works

  1. Article, Center of Land Use Law; University of Florida L. Rev., 1974-1975

Classes/Seminars Taught

  1. Adjunct Professor, Environmental Law, University of Florida
  2. Adjunct Professor, Environmental Law, University of West Florida

Professional Associations and Memberships

  1. Florida Bar Association, member
  2. Florida Justice Association, member
  3. Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association, member
  4. National Trial Lawyers, member
  5. American Association of Justice, member

Prior Employment

  1. City of Jacksonville, Assistant General Counsel
  2. State of Florida Department of Natural Resources, General Counsel