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Mark Alan Connolly

Bank of America Plaza
101 E. Kennedy Boulevard
Suite 2800
Tampa, FL 33602


Dana Gregory

Mark Connolly's principal areas of practice are commercial and land use litigation, health care litigation, and governmental and child welfare agency representation.

Mark serves as the City Attorney for the City of Temple Terrace, Florida, and as general counsel to child welfare agencies in Southwest Florida.  Mark has extensive experience representing individuals, businesses and governmental entities in commercial, tort, and real estate litigation.  He also has extensive experience in representing governmental clients, including handling public meetings, negotiating contracts and interlocal agreements, and providing general legal advice and counseling on matters such as the Sunshine Law, Public Records Law, and ethics for public officials.  Mark also has successfully represented health care providers in various litigation matters, and he has substantial experience in the enforcement of restrictive covenants.

Mark currently serves as the firm’s Hiring Partner for the Tampa, Florida office.


  • AV® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Florida Legal Elite by Florida Trend magazine, 2011
  • Florida Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers magazine, 2015, 2016

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • The Florida Bar 
  • American Bar Association
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association

Alternate biographies




  • J.D., Stetson University College of Law, 1994
  • B.S., University of Florida, 1986

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Florida, 1994
  • United States District Court Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida



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