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Mary Devona Stark

  • Senior Associate General Counsel
  • Attorney
  • (312) 362-7503

Mary's primary practice areas are intellectual property and technology.  She also serves as DePaul's immigration attorney, managing the procurement of employment-based visas for the University's foreign faculty and staff.  She represents the Office of the General Counsel on the institution's Policy Review Group and is a long-time member of DePaul's Fair Business Practices Committee.  Mary received her J.D., magna cum laude, from the DePaul University College of Law in 2003, where she was a member of both the Order of the Coif and the DePaul Law Review.  Mary also holds a Certificate in Intellectual Property Law.  She received her bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame.


  • Admissions
  • Distance Learning
  • Financial Aid
  • Immigration
  • Information Technology
  • Intellectual Property (Copyright, Patents, Trademarks)
  • Subpoenas
  • Wage Garnishments