Senior Appellate Consultant
- Direct: (212) 220-6133
- Main: (212) 719-0990
10 East 39th Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10016
Mark Virag displayed leadership traits at a young age. He was an Eagle scout, which is the highest rank in the boy scouts. He was elected president of the student body at P.S. 107 Queens. He then went on to become president of the student body of Bayside High School. Before graduating from Queens College with a B.A. in Economics, Mark was president of the freshman class. He then received his M.S. in Education from Hofstra University. This enabled him to embark upon a career in education. He then taught on the secondary level in the New York City public school system. Mark greatly enjoyed teaching and interacting with his students, parents, and administration; however he decided to pursue a law degree. He continued teaching during the day while he attended Brooklyn Law School at night. Mark then received his J.D. degree.
Mark accepted a position at Cushman and Wakefield as associate counsel. He advised and assisted salesmen and brokers, as well as landlords and tenants on many legal issues. After obtaining vast knowledge and cultivating many relationships in the legal world, Mark became a partner at Virag and Virag. This was a general practice law firm specializing in immigration, business, corporate, and family issues. This afforded Mark the opportunity of interacting with many attorneys and cultivating new relationships with many major law firms.
Mr. Virag was excited to join PrintingHouse Press as an Appellate Consultant in 2005. His knowledge of the court system and legal expertise make him a valuable member of the team. Mr. Virag is able to utilize his vast experience to properly guide his clients. Many attorneys and law firms seek his advice when pursuing their cases on the appellate level.
Mr. Virag lives with his wife in Long Island and is a proud father and grandfather. His great pleasures are going to the playground, park, and zoo with his grandchildren. He enjoys watching his grandson play baseball and his granddaughters at gymnastics. He remains ready with a helping hand to friends and family alike and is always prepared to assist those around him with whatever is necessary at the time. He remains committed to excellence and strives to succeed in all his endeavors, both personally and professionally.