Administrative and Professional Licensure Law in the Bluegrass

Mark R. Brengelman

Office: (502) 696-3992

Committed.  Connected.  Focused.  Knowledge of the field is power.

Mark R. Brengelman, Attorney at Law, has extensive experience in administrative law and professional licensure. He prides himself in having a small-firm, boutique feel by treating each case with care and consideration.  Mark limits his practice to his areas of interest with a solid caseload that allows for your legal matter to get the full time and attention you deserve.  As a high-quality law professional qualified to resolve successfully your legal matter, no issue is too big or too small. If you have a legal problem, he can help you find a solution.

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Learn more about Mark:

Mark has over twenty-five years’ experience in administrative law, health care, and

professional licensure law in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  As a solo practitioner with

a unique, specific focus and a limited boutique practice, Mark ensures his clients receive the

time and attention their legal needs require.  The outstanding service he provides

(and the range of solutions he offers) leads many of his clients to return to him for assistance

when faced with other legal challenges, as well as refer other professionals to him.

Mark holds both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Philosophy from Emory University in Atlanta and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Kentucky College of Law.  Mark was an Assistant Attorney General for Kentucky, where he practiced in administrative and professional law as the assigned counsel and prosecuting attorney to numerous health professions licensure boards. 

He retired from state government, became certified as a hearing officer, and opened his own law practice.  Mark registered as legislative agent (lobbyist) for the Kentucky Association of Pastoral Counselors for the passage of Senate Bill 61 by the 2014 General Assembly.

Mark is an authority on the legal subjects he practices and teaches in continuing education.  He has been a frequent presenter for over thirty national and state organizations and private companies.  These include the Kentucky Bar Association, Kentucky Office of the Attorney General, the National Attorneys General Training and Research Institute, and the Federation of Associations of Regulatory Boards.
Mark was the founding presenter in 2013-14 for “Navigating Ethics and Law for Mental Health Professionals,” a continuing education training approved by five Kentucky mental health licensure boards.  He also founded in 2017 “The Kentucky Code of Ethical Conduct:  Ethical Practice; Risk Management, and; the Code of Ethical Conduct” as an approved, state-mandated continuing education seminar for social workers.

Mark focuses on representing health care practitioners before licensure boards and in other professional regulatory matters and representing children as Guardian ad Litem or their parents as Court Appointed Counsel in confidential child dependency, neglect, and abuse proceedings in family court.