Tuesday, November 4, 2014

MARK I. UNGER, Esq.
The Unger Law Firm, pc
10010 San Pedro, Ste. 660
San Antonio, Texas 78216
Tel: 210.323.2341 (new)
Fax: 210.366.0412

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION
Education

St. Mary’s University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas, JD 1995
Universitat Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria, summer 1993

University of Texas, Austin, Texas, BA 1991
Austin Dispute Resolution Center, Austin, Texas, General and Family Law, 2009 (Credentialed as Mediator under Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code, section 154.052)

Honors/Activities

(Family Law)
Scene In SA Monthly, attorney/peer ranking

*  Texas Bar Award, Publication Award/ Series of Articles– Substantive Law (2014)

Technology & Law: MoneyBall Law for the iPad Litigator
(September-October 2013 and January-February 2014 San Antonio Lawyer)

State Bar of Texas Presidents/Board of Directors Certificate of Merit,
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting
June 24, 2011

Computer & Technology Section, State Bar of Texas Award of Merit
June 23, 2011

State Bar of Texas Directors' Pro Bono Resolution award, State Bar of Texas
January, 2010

Texas eFiling Pioneer Award, TexasOnline-BearingPoint;
September, 2005

First-filed Electronic Filing in Bexar County State District CourtsSan Antonio Express News, June 11, 2003

President’s Award, San Antonio Bar Association;
2002

*First-filed CD-ROM appellate brief in State of Texas;
Texas Lawyer, March 30, 1998

Bar Activities


• Chair, 2007-2008


• Chair, 2010-2012
• Community Justice Program (CJP) Mentor, 2004-present
• Member, Lawyer2Lawyer/Mentor committee, 2000-2001

State of Texas E-Filing project advisor, Bexar County, 2001-2003



Texas Young Lawyer’s Association (Member, Technology Committee) (1998-2000)

San Antonio Young Lawyers Association (Contributing Editor, Docket Call; Technology Committee; various volunteer committees/projects)(1997-2003)

Publications/Presentations

*  Serving Your Clients Better With Technology
ABA Law Practice Division-ALI CLE
November 3, 2014
Webinar

*  MoneyBall Law:  Technology for Litigators
ABA 9th Annual GPSolo National Solo & Small Firm Conference
October 24, 2014
San Antonio, Texas

*  Technology In The Courtroom
State Bar of Texas, 40th Annual Advanced Family Law Course (2014)
August 7, 2104; panel presentation
San Antonio, Texas

*  The Ultimate Technology Makeover
CCAA Summer General Practice Seminar/CLE
July 18, 2014; presentation
Las Vegas, Nevada

*  Disruption, Relevance and Moneyball Law - How to Save the Quality of Legal Life
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting (Adaptable Lawyer Track, ignite presentation)
June 26, 2014
Austin, Texas

*  60 Apps in 60 Minutes
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting (Adaptable Lawyer Track)
June 26, 2014; panel presentation
Austin, Texas

*  Trying Cases From Your iPad
Austin Bar Association, Bench Bar To The Extreme
April 4, 2014; Panel Presentation
Austin, Texas

*  MoneyBall Law for Litigators
ABA TECHSHOW 2014
March 27-29, 2014; Paper/Presentation/Powerpoint
Chicago, Ilinois

*  Advanced iPad: Working With Word And So Much More
ABA TECHSHOW 2014
March 27-29, 2014; Paper/Presentation/Powerpoint
Chicago, Ilinois

E-Filing Tips, Tricks, Rules And How To Love It
San Antonio Bar Family Law Section 'Extreme Family Law Makeover
February 28, 2014; Panel Presentation
San Antonio, Texas

*  The Tablet CLE Professional
ACLEA's 50th Mid-Year Meeting/CLE
January 20, 2014; Panel Presentation
*  A Taste of Cutting Edge Technology
ACLEA's 50th Mid-Year Meeting/CLE
January 19, 2014; Panel Presentation
Austin, Texas

*  30 Tips in 30 Minutes
University of Texas 37th Annual Page Keeton Civil Litigation Seminar
October 25, 2013; Paper and Presentation
Austin, Texas

The iPad Litigator: Trend-Spotting Solutions for Disruption in the Law and in our Legal Practices
Texas Advanced Paralegal Seminar
October 4, 2013; Paper and Presentation
San Antonio, Texas

E-Filing and Technology in the Courtroom: Today and the Future
Texas Center for the Judiciary, 2013 Annual Judicial Education Conference
September 5, 2013; Panel Presentation
San Antonio, Texas

*  iPads for Lawyers, Intermediate and Advanced Workshops
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Course
August 6, 2013; Presentation/Training Sessions
San Antonio, Texas

*  Disruption, Adaptation, Creativity and Mandatory e-Filing (video)
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, Adaptable Lawyer "ignite" track
June 20, 2013; Presentation/Powerpoint
Dallas, Texas

*  60 Apps in 60 Minutes
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, Adaptable Lawyer track
June 20, 2013; Presentation/Powerpoint
Dallas, Texas

*  Will.i.Pad for the Family Lawyer:  From Shakespeare to the Black Eyed Peas -- I Got a Feeling it's NOT Much Ado About Nothing
San Antonio Bar Association Family Law Section and SAFLA Joint monthly luncheon and CLE
May 7, 2013; Presentation/Powerpoint
San Antonio, Texas

*  The Tablet Litigator
ABA TechShow 2013
April 4, 2013; Paper/Presentation/Powerpoint
Chicago, Illinois

*  The 4x4 Challenge: Top Apps for Every Platform
ABA TechShow 2013
April 5, 2013; Paper/Presentation/Powerpoint
Chicago, Illinois

*  60 Apps in 60 Minutes
South Texas College of Law, 27th Annual Family Law Conference
March 8, 2013; Houston, Texas

*  60 Apps in 60 Minutes
State Bar of Texas, Hispanic Issues Section
February 28, 2013; Austin, Texas

*  Looking Beyond The Horizon: What Will Technology Look Like In The Future
*  Essential Apps; Practical Considerations; Electronic Trial Demonstration
State Bar of Texas, Family Law Technology Course: No Tech To High Tech In Two Days
December 13-14, 2012; *Paper/Presentation/Powerpoint/Planning Committee
Austin, Texas

*  Who Says You Can't Teach An Old Dog New Tricks: Technology for You and Your 2013 Law Office
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Real Estate Strategies Course
December 6, 2012; Paper/Presentation/Powerpoint
Fredericksburg, Texas


(MoneyBall) Dusk To Dawn:  Top iPad Apps for A Family Lawyer
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Seminar
August 8, 2012; Paper/Presentation/Powerpoint
Houston, Texas

60 Apps in 60 Minutes:  A Survey of the Most Useful Legal Apps for Lawyers
State Bar of Texas, Annual Meeting 2012
June 14, 2012 and June 15, 2012; Presentation/Powerpoint
Houston, Texas

A Day in the Life of an iPad Lawyer: The Best Apps for your Practice and How to Use Them
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Drafting Seminar
December 9, 2011; Paper/Live Apps Presentation
Dallas, Texas

Cutting Edge Apps and High Tech Tools for Family Lawyers
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Seminar
August 4, 2011;   Paper/Presentation/Powerpoint
San Antonio, Texas

Technology In Creative Parenting Plans
San Antonio Bar Association, Family Law Section CLE Round Table
June 29, 2011;   Paper/Presentation

The Adaptable Lawyer:  60 Apps in 60 Minutes -- A Survey of the Most Useful Apps for Lawyers

State Bar of Texas, Annual Meeting
San Antonio, Texas
June 23, 2011;   Paper/Presentation/Powerpoint

* The Dog Who Saw The Rainbow: Coloring Space And Time With Apps
State Bar of Texas, Collections And Creditors' Rights;   San Antonio, Texas
May 6, 2011;   Paper/Presentation/Powerpoint


* Collateral Damage: How To Get Road Ready And Drive The Car
Of Course You Can Do This! How To Testify As A Family Law Expert Witness
San Antonio Association of Marriage and Family Therapy;   San Antonio, Texas
October 19, 2010;   Paper/Presentation

State Bar Litigation Section Report "The Advocate," V. 52, Fall 2010
October, 2010;   Paper

San Antonio Bar Association, Family Law Section monthly luncheon/CLE
San Antonio, Texas
June 15, 2010;   Presentation/Powerpoint

State Bar of Texas, Information Technology for the New Attention Span: "Ignite" Your Practice -- "iPad and iPhone Apps for Civil Lawyers" and "60 Sites In 60 Minutes"
State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting and Computer & Technology Section Live CLE
Ft. Worth, Texas
June 11, 2010;   Presentation/Powerpoint

State Bar of Texas, Law Practice Management section; Perfecting Your Practice: Law Practice Management Essentials and Cutting Edge Technology For Your Law Practice; Tooting Your Own Horn: Search Engine Optimization and Other Ethical Forms of Web Presence; and Protecting Your Privates: Data Security, Live CLE; Houston, Texas
November 5-6, 2009;   Planning Committee and Speaker

Extreme Family Law VII: Going Through The Big “D” And We Don't Mean Dallas; “Using The Wisdom of Solomon: Creative Mediation Techniques”  
CLE; San Antonio, Texas
February 27, 2009;   Paper and Powerpoint

State Bar of Texas, Law Practice Management section; Perfecting Your Practice Live CLE, Houston, Texas
February 6, 2009;   Planning Committee and Speaker

State Bar of Texas, Computer & Technology Section; San Antonio Bar Association; St. Mary's Law School, Live CLE, San Antonio, Texas
July 25, 2008;   Co-Course Creator and Director

Compliant Websites: Nailing It: The Tools You Need for Today's Practice
State Bar of Texas, Law Practice Management, Live CLE, Dallas, Texas
May 15, 2008;   moderator, panel presentation

The Essentials for Solo and Small Law Firm Practices: A State Bar Compliant Website
Austin Bar Association/State Bar of Texas, Live CLE, Austin, Texas
October 19, 2007;   moderator, panel presentation

Establishing a Quick and Easy State Bar Compliant Website
State Bar of Texas, Live AV Podcast, Austin, Texas (TexasBarCLE.com)
July 25, 2007;   moderator, panel presentation

State Bar of Texas, Bar Leaders Conference
July 22, 2006;   paper/presentation

Information Security In The Law Office
San Antonio Bar Association, Family Law Section , Monthly CLE Luncheon,
June 20, 2006;   paper/presentation

San Antonio Bar Association, Family Law Section;
Extreme Family Law Makeover! San Antonio, Texas;
March 4, 2005;   paper/presentation

Electronic Filing
State Bar of Texas, BarTech ‘04: Technology Strategies to Stay Competitive in
the Practice of Law, Dallas, Texas;
August 27, 2004;   presentation

E-Filing: Ready Or Not, It’s Coming (Or Is Already Here)
State Bar of Texas, Advanced Family Law Course, San Antonio, Texas;
August 10, 2004;   presentation

E-Filing: Ready Or Not, It’s Coming (Or Is Already Here)
State Bar of Texas Advanced Personal Injury Law Course, San Antonio, Texas;
August 6, 2004;   presentation

Oh what a tangled web we weave…Internet Research Sites for ‘practise’
in the new millennium; MABA General Practice Seminar, Las Vegas, Nevada
July 23-24, 2004;   paper

E-Filing: Ready Or Not, It’s Coming (Or Is Already Here)
State Bar of Texas Advanced Personal Injury Law Course, Dallas, Texas;
July 16, 2004;   presentation

Clean Sweep: Winning Your Case At The Temporary Orders Hearing
Extreme Divorce Practice Makeover; Family Law Section, San Antonio Bar
Association, June 25, 2004;   paper

Anatomy Of A Civil Trial VII; San Antonio Bar Association;
May 24, 2004;   paper

Internet Research For Attorneys
MABA General Practice Seminar, Las Vegas, Nevada
July 10-12, 2003;   paper

Trying A Custody Case On A Budget
San Antonio Bar Association, Family Law Section Seminar
June 20, 2003;   paper

Trying A Temporary Orders Hearing Efficiently
Anatomy Of A Civil Trial VII; San Antonio Bar Association;
May 16, 2003;   paper

Electronic Filing For Attorneys
San Antonio Bar Association, Real Estate Section/discussion group presentation;
November 14, 2002;   paper/presentation

Beginning The Family: Infancy Issues In Matrimonial Law
2002 SAYLA Courthouse Tour Seminar; San Antonio Young Lawyers Association;
October 10, 2002;   paper

Internet Research For Attorneys: New Tools For Information Gathering
Hays County Bar Association
October 8, 2002;   presentation and paper

Family Law For The Non-Family Lawyer and Pending Legislative Changes
Anatomy Of A Civil Trial VI; San Antonio Bar Association;
March 9, 2001;   paper

Family Law For The Non-Family Lawyer
2000 SAYLA Courthouse Tour Seminar;
San Antonio Young Lawyers Association
October 10, 2000;   paper

Family Law: Initial Guide For The General Practitioner
1999 SAYLA Courthouse Tour Seminar;
San Antonio Young Lawyers Association
October 7, 1999;   paper

Family Law-- The Short And The Long Of It: When Temporary May Mean Final Anatomy
Of A Civil Trial V; San Antonio Bar Association;
September 17, 1999;   paper


Community

American Diabetes Association, Board of Directors, San Antonio 1999-2000
San Antonio Museum Of Art, Young Patrons Board 1999-2000
Alamo Philanthropic Alliance, host of the annual Charity Country Wine Auction;
Charter member and corporate co-chair 1998-2000
San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind, Young Leadership Council 1996-1997


Personal

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Freelance Writer-- restaurant reviews, articles, editorial comments, poetry; published-- San Antonio Express News, San Antonio Poetry Fair Anthologies, Austin International Poetry Festival Anthology, SA Poet Magazine, San Diego Arts/Poets Magazine, San Antonio Current, San Antonio Young Lawyers Association Docket Call, and San Antonio Lawyer Magazine.