Mark E. Yonts

Mark E. Yonts

FOGLE KELLER PURDY, PLLC
  • Real Estate Law, Collections, Construction Law...
  • Kentucky
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Summary

Mark Yonts is FKP’s managing real estate attorney. His primary activity is helping clients acquire and sell real estate. To that end, he performs residential and commercial real estate title examinations and closings. He works with banks and other lenders to make sure clients’ transactions run as smoothly as possible. Mark also provides legal advice regarding complex real estate transactions, including contract negotiations, drafting of documents, lease agreements, title opinions, financing options, and troubleshooting. If litigation is necessary, he provides litigation support and advice for clients. Prior to joining FKP, Mark ran a state-wide title company and a multi-state construction company. He is very familiar with the day-to-day real estate and legal issues people face while running a business. With his wealth of experience, Mark is able to help individuals and companies avoid common pitfalls, while also helping them accomplish their goals. Mark regularly provides advice to local, state, and federal governmental agencies regarding the acquisition of property for roadway projects, easement acquisitions, airport expansions, and other construction matters. Recently, Mark’s real estate team was asked to assist the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet with the prestigious Louisville Southern Indiana Ohio River Bridges Project, one of the largest construction projects in the Unites States. Mark loves being able to pass on his knowledge and experience to those who need legal assistance. Mark believes the “team approach” utilized at FKP is the best way to serve clients. Like many attorneys at FKP, Mark volunteers by offering his legal services to several charitable non-profit organizations, including Habitat for Humanity.

Practice Areas
  • Real Estate Law
  • Collections
  • Construction Law
  • Workers' Compensation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Kentucky
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Professional Experience
Partner/Attorney
Fogle Keller Purdy, PLLC
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Attorney
First Bluegrass Land & Title
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Attorney
Yonts Law Offices
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Education
University of Kentucky College of Law
J.D. (1993) | Law
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University of Kentucky
B.S. (1989) | Biology
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Website
Contact & Map
Fogle Keller Purdy, PLLC
300 E. Main Street
Suite 400
Lexington, KY 40507
USA
Telephone: (859) 253-4700
Fax: (859) 253-4702