We are pleased that you desire to contact a person at McCandlish Lillard via e-mail. This website contains information about McCandlish Lillard but not legal advice, and you should not consider it to contain legal advice.  Before you proceed with an e-mail to us, we must caution you that WE CANNOT ACCEPT ANY INFORMATION FROM YOU UNTIL WE KNOW THAT DOING SO WILL NOT BE A CONFLICT OF INTEREST WITH AN EXISTING CLIENT. 

An attorney-client relationship will arise only when there is an express agreement between you and McCandlish Lillard.  PLEASE DO NOT SEND US ANY INFORMATION THAT IS SPECIFIC TO YOUR LEGAL CONCERN OR THAT MIGHT BE CONSIDERED CONFIDENTIAL without first obtaining written confirmation to do so from one of McCandlish Lillard’s attorneys. Information received by McCandlish Lillard prior to McCandlish Lillard providing confirmation for you to send it will not be treated as private, confidential or otherwise be protected from disclosure, and instead MAY BE USED BY McCANDLISH LILLARD AND ITS ATTORNEYS AND EMPLOYEES FOR ANY PURPOSE WHATSOEVER, EVEN IF ADVERSE (CONTRARY) TO YOUR INTERESTS. You are welcome, however, without seeking or receiving the above written confirmation, to e-mail non-confidential and non-specific general inquiries, such as asking whether McCandlish Lillard handles particular types of transactions, or simply asking someone to please contact you.

Please click AGREE if you understand and accept the foregoing conditions and wish to proceed with an e-mail. If you have not understood and accepted the foregoing conditions, you should click DISAGREE, but you remain welcome to browse our web site or to telephone us for more information.

Search by {
Backets Bio

Mark Emilio S. Abrajano

(703) 934-1187

Mark Abrajano is an Associate Attorney who is part of the firm’s litigation practice team, and works primarily out of the firm’s Fairfax office. Mark graduated cum laude from George Mason University School of Law, after having received his Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Management Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. During law school, Mark was an active competitor for George Mason’s Trial Advocacy Association, where he was the 2015 Thatcher Intramural Champion and recipient of the Curran and Whittington Scholarship in Trial Advocacy. Before entering private practice, Mark clerked for the Honorable Michael F. Devine of the Fairfax County Circuit Court.

In his practice, Mark has successfully guided his clients through settlement negotiations, administrative proceedings, and both bench and jury trials. Mark’s experience includes representing businesses and individuals dealing with a wide variety of claims, including professional liability, premises liability, business torts, and contract disputes.

Mark enjoys sports and is a long time fan of the Los Angeles Lakers. Mark also enjoys reading, playing violin, and remaining active with George Mason’s Trial Advocacy Association through coaching and judging teams in national competitions.


  • J.D., cum laude, George Mason University School of Law
  • B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


  • Virginia
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia


  • Virginia Bar Association
  • Fairfax Bar Association