Mark Mangano is Counsel practicing with the Banking industry group, focusing primarily on strategic planning, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory compliance, corporate finance, and commercial lending. His practice extends beyond service to financial institutions to include corporations, nonprofit organizations, and closely held business groups. He practices out of the Firm’s office in Morgantown, West Virginia.
Mark has over 25 years of experience in community banking and financial services. In fact, he most recently served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of a bank that he also owned. Mark's strong analytical skills and entrepreneurial spirit helped him transform a struggling community bank into a highly successful organization by pursuing a tightly-focused business strategy.
Mark’s varied background as a lawyer, banker, CEO, entrepreneur, director and nonprofit leader gives Mark a broad and unique perspective on addressing business challenges. Whether facilitating strategic planning, assisting boards in self-improvement, providing legal advice, or managing transactions, Mark is constantly focused on improving the client’s performance while reducing risk.
Mark places a special emphasis on serving financial institutions and nonprofit organizations. Mark has a very personal interest in supporting community banks and nonprofits because of the tremendously important impact they have on their customers and communities.
In addition to his professional commitment to helping clients improve performance and manage risk, Mark has a strong belief in the value of community service. Mark has a long history of volunteer leadership and service. He continues to serve on the boards of community based nonprofit organizations.
Mark is an avid pilot, marathon runner, cyclist, skier, hiker, and golfer. Mark is fortunate that his wife, Tracy, shares many of his interests.