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Joshua M. Marks


A trusted advisor in the real estate and business law arenas, Joshua M. Marks provides legal counsel in commercial real estate and business ventures to entrepreneurs, companies, developers and investment firms throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Known best for his responsiveness, hands-on approach and ability to close transactions seamlessly, Josh has quickly risen to become one of the Delaware Valley’s most sought out real estate and business law attorneys.

Josh embarked upon his legal career after completing a college internship assisting a Philadelphia Municipal Court judge. During that time, Josh truly gained an appreciation of, and developed a passion for law. Over the course of the years that followed, Josh came to find his niche in the transactional world of business and real estate law.

Josh founded JM LAW GROUP, LLC, in 2009 with the mission to concentrate in business and commercial real estate transactions on behalf of entrepreneurs, small business owners, medical/dental professionals and investors. Prior to that time, he was a partner at a boutique law firm in Philadelphia; and even earlier in his career, Josh was a sole practitioner focusing in real estate law, business law and criminal defense. He spent the first two years of his career as an associate at the Lutz & LeVow and Hark & Hark law firms.

One of Josh’s best attributes is his ability to communicate in such a way as to help bring all parties to the closing table. He possesses the finesse to navigate heated issues with ease and maintains his poise and composure while fighting for his clients’ best interests. Josh’s keen eye for the details of a negotiation and ability to adapt to all personality types makes his skill set invaluable during the course of his clients’ transactions.

Josh has negotiated employment and marketing contracts for NFL players, structured the sale of an industry-leading online company to a Canadian venture capital firm and has counseled numerous investors, professionals, business owners and entrepreneurs in the purchase, sale, lease and refinance of hotels, strip-centers, apartment buildings, medical and dental practices, and restaurant and retail establishments.

After graduating from the Pennsylvania State University, Josh attended the Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Delaware graduating Cum Laude in 1997. Since 2000, he has been an active board member of the Adam Taliaferro Foundation, which helps provide financial and educational resources to individuals who have sustained catastrophic spinal cord injuries. Josh currently resides in Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania with his wife and son.

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