Senior Vice President / Chief Legal Officer
Mark Cortell is Senior Vice President & Chief Legal Officer of Marcus & Millichap, Inc., overseeing the firm’s legal function and playing a key role in the company’s mergers and acquisitions activity. Mr. Cortell has significant experience in both public companies and in private equity.
Prior to joining the firm in 2019, Mr. Cortell served as a senior legal and finance executive with global responsibilities at Zodiac Pool Solutions, S.A. (a Carlyle Group portfolio company), Water Pik Technologies, Inc., Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, Move, Inc. and Kinko’s, Inc. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Cortell worked as a Senior Accountant for KPMG and as a financial consultant.
Mr. Cortell received his Juris Doctorate Degree from Pepperdine School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business/Economics (Accounting) from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Mr. Cortell is a licensed attorney and member of the California Bar, and is also a Licensed Certified Public Accountant (inactive).