Professional Biography

Mark C. McBride Partner

  • Bellevue

    D +1.425.635.1459

    F +1.425.635.2400


    10885 N.E. Fourth Street, Suite 700

    Bellevue, WA 98004-5579


  • Seattle

    D +1.206.359.6857

    F +1.206.359.9000


    1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900

    Seattle, WA 98101-3099




Mark McBride, an attorney with the firm's Trust & Estate Planning practice, advises individuals and families in all aspects of trust and estate planning, focusing specifically on multi-generational planning. Mark routinely assists individuals and families to minimize estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer taxes through the creation of wills, trusts, business entities and charitable organizations and the use of gifts, sales and other wealth-transfer strategies. Mark works closely with his clients’ advisors, including accountants, investment advisors and insurance agents, to ensure the client's goals are accomplished in the most common sense and coordinated manner. Mark also represents executors, trustees and other fiduciaries to effectively and efficiently administer trusts, estates, business entities and charitable organizations.

Professional Recognition

  • Perkins Coie Washington practice ranked Band 1, in Private Wealth Law by Chambers High Net Worth (HNW), 2016 - 2020

Professional Leadership

  • Idaho State Bar, Taxation, Probate & Trust Law Section, Section Chairperson, 2010; Section Vice-Chairperson, 2009
  • Utah State Bar, Estate Planning Section and Taxation Section
  • East King County Estate Planning Council, Board Member

Community Involvement

  • Overlake Hospital Foundation Planned Giving Advisory Council, Board Member

Related Employment

  • Perkins Coie LLP, Bellevue, WA and Seattle, WA; Associate Attorney, 2011 - 2013
  • Ahrens DeAngeli Law Group LLP, Boise, ID and Seattle, WA; Associate Attorney, 2005 - 2011
  • University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law; Research Assistant, 2003 - 2005





Bar and Court Admissions

  • Washington
  • Idaho
  • Utah


  • University of Washington, LL.M., Taxation
  • The University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, J.D., Member, Journal of Land, Resources and Environmental Law
  • Brigham Young University, B.S., Economics