Mark Fessler is the head of the Housing Unit at South Carolina Legal Services (SCLS). He joined SCLS in 2008 in the wake of the housing crisis and recession that exploded that year. He was named SCLS new lawyer of the year. In 2015 he became the lead foreclosure attorney for SCLS. He is a former member of the S.C. Bar’s Consumer Law Section Council. Mr. Fessler earned a B.A. from Furman University and a J.D. from the University of South Carolina School of Law.