About Mark D. Yochum

Professor Yochum earned his B.A. in 1974 from Carnegie Mellon and his J.D. in 1977 from Georgetown University. He trained as a tax lawyer, became a bankruptcy hobbyist, and now primarily toils over issues of professional responsibility. He has been the Chairman of the Law School’s Continuing Legal Education Committee (CLE) for more than a decade.
Professor Yochum is a frequent lecturer for regional and national organizations, such as the Allegheny County Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute and numerous other bar associations and accounting groups, including the regional Tri-State Bankruptcy Annual Symposium, the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges and the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees.


Present Professor of Law, Duquesne University School of Law



Research Interests

Bankruptcy, Federal Taxation, and Professional Responsibility