Mark L. Childers

Mark Childers

A native of Mooresville, Mark has practiced law in our community since 1990. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in English from UNC Charlotte in 1986 and his Juris Doctor degree from Wake Forest University School of Law in 1990. Mark’s practice is oriented heavily toward civil and criminal trial work. He has handled matters in the North Carolina District and Superior Courts, the North Carolina Business Court, the North Carolina Court of Appeals and the North Carolina Supreme Court. Mark has also taught courses in business and real estate law, as well as instructed other lawyers in the subject of DWI defense.

In addition to his busy law practice, Mark has served as an officer and board member of various private and charitable institutions, including past service as a member of the local advisory board for Citizens South (now South State) Bank, President of the Mooresville Jaycees, President of the Mooresville/South Iredell Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Mooresville/Lake Norman United Way and board member of Our Towns Habitat for Humanity. He currently serves as board member and is a past Board Chairperson for HealthReach Community Clinic.


  • Business Law, Contracts and Transactions
  • Civil Litigation
  • Condemnations
  • Criminal Defense, DWIs and Traffic Offenses
  • Expungements
  • Family Law
  • Mediations *Mr. Childers is also recognized as a NCDRC Certified Superior Court Mediator
  • Personal Injury / Wrongful Death
  • Wills and Estates


North Carolina State Bar, 1990
U.S. District Court for Western District of North Carolina, 1991


University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1986 B.A. (English)
Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1990 J.D.


Order of Barristers


North Carolina Advocates for Justice
North Carolina Bar Association
District 22A Bar (past President, past Treasurer)
Iredell County Bar Association (past President, past Treasurer)


South State (f/k/a Citizens South) Bank, former Local Advisory Board Member
Mooreville Jaycees, past President
Mooresville/South Iredell Chamber of Commerce, past President
Mooresville/Lake Norman United Way, past President
Mooresville/Lake Norman United Way, former Board Member
Our Towns Habitat for Humanity, former Board Member
HealthReach Community Clinic, Board Member and past Chairperson
Iredell County Bar Association, past President and Secretary/Treasurer
District 22 Bar, former Treasurer and past President
First Presbyterian Church, member and former Deacon
Fieldstone Presbyterian Church, former Elder and Deacon

704-664-1127, ext. 3208