Mark's practice spans a wide range of business matters with a principal focus on commercial transactions, financing arrangements, acquisitions, intellectual property and employment issues. Mark has extensive experience counseling large and small businesses about the structuring, negotiation and documentation of all aspects of complex financing and credit arrangements, secured transactions, acquisitions, divestitures, licensing, distributorship and service agreements.
For eight years, Mr. Cain served as Executive Vice President and Assistant General Counsel with Bank of America, where he provided legal support for the bank’s expansive North and South Carolina Commercial Bank and Private Client group, the business units responsible for the financial needs of the bank’s middle market corporate and high net worth individual clients. Later at the bank, he counseled the bank’s business units responsible for the bulk purchase and wholesale acquisition of mortgage assets and their sale and delivery to the capital market as securities. In addition, Mr. Cain was the lead attorney for over 500 account executives in the consumer residential correspondent lending and wholesale broker businesses.
Originally from Northern Michigan, Mr. Cain has lived in North Carolina since law school. Mark is married to Leigh and is the proud father of two college-aged children. In his free time he enjoys reading, music, canoeing, fishing and scuba diving.
The University of Michigan, B.A., with high distinction, 1983
University of North Carolina School of Law, J.D., 1987
Former Legal Opinion Committee member
Uniform Commercial Code Committee past Chair
Former Council member for the Business Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association
Former member of the North Carolina General Statutes Commission UCC Revised Article 9 Drafting Committee.
Active in various pro-bono projects of the North Carolina Bar in response to the COVID pandemic