Mark D. Rubenfire

Practice Group Co-Chair / Partner Detroit (Southfield)
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Mark is co-chair of the firm’s Real Estate practice group. He specializes in acquisitions, sales, financing, and leasing of all types of real estate, including industrial, commercial, multifamily, and residential. He has a wide range of transactional experience and has worked on behalf of borrowers with lenders of all types, including insurance companies, banks, and commercial mortgage-backed security (CMBS) lenders.

Although Mark has been involved in all different types of real estate, he specializes in multi-family and self-storage property transactions nationwide. His dedication to his clients’ success and exceptional responsiveness make him a trusted partner and essential counselor for their real estate transactions.


  • Honoree, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Real Estate (2001 – present)

  • Honoree, Michigan Lawyers Weekly Leader in the Law (2019 — 2020)

  • Honoree, Best Lawyers in America (2016, 2017, 2018, 2021, 2022)

  • Honoree, Michigan Super Lawyers, Real Estate (2006 — 2022)

  • Honoree, DBusiness Top Lawyer (2012 — 2021, 2024)

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  • Wayne State University Law School

    J.D. magna cum laude
    Order of the Coif

  • University of Michigan

    B.A. magna cum laude


  • State - Michigan

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association

    Real Property Law Section

  • State Bar of Michigan

Community Involvement

  • Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit

    President, Board Member, and Executive Committee Member

  • BBYO Youth Organization Adult Commission
  • Village Square Subdivision Homeowners Association

    President and Board Member