Mark Lee Greenblatt is an attorney based in the Washington, DC, area specializing in criminal and ethics investigations. Over the course of his career, Mark has led investigations into criminal and ethical misconduct by senior officials in the U.S. and foreign governments, homeland security vulnerabilities, Medicare abuses, and tax cheats. During his tenure at the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, Mark led the Senate’s investigation into the United Nations’ Oil-for-Food Program. In that role, Mark testified twice before the Senate to present evidence of corrupt deals involving foreign politicians and U.N. officials.
Before his government service, Mark was a litigator at two large international law firms and a law clerk for a Federal District Judge. He received his undergraduate degree from Duke University and a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law. He was also a Senior Managers in Government Fellow at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
Mark has appeared on NBC, CBS, MSNBC, Fox News Radio, Wall Street Journal.com, Bill Bennett’s Morning in America, and dozens of other media outlets. In addition to Valor, Mark has written two legal analyses related to criminal investigations and ghost-wrote more than a dozen op-eds published in newspapers around the country, including The New York Times, the Washington Post, and the Wall Street Journal. Mark is a frequent contributor to military.com and taskandpurpose.com.
Mark lives with his wife, the former Jana Packman, in Bethesda, Maryland. When he is not playing “Jump on Daddy” with their two sons Micah and Levi, Mark is involved in several community service activities, including serving as Vice President of the Marian Greenblatt Education Fund, a family-run charity created in honor of his mother that recognizes excellent teachers and students in Montgomery County, Maryland. Mark previously served as Vice Chairman of the Montgomery County (Maryland) Ethics Commission. Mark has earned a black belt in tae-kwon-do and was the drummer in The Fiasco, which is widely considered the greatest rock-n-roll band since The Beatles.