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Attorney Profile

Mark P. Blenden

Mr. Blenden is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas

  • Commercial collections
  • Creditors’ Rights
  • Judgment collections
  • Unsecured collections
  • Collections
  • Debtor and creditor
  • Commercial litigation


  • Kansas, 1974
  • Texas, 1978


  • Washburn University of Topeka, J.D., with honors, 1974
  • Wichita State University, B.B.A., 1971


  • Captain, USAF JAG, 1974-1978

Associations and memberships

  • Dallas Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Commercial Law League of America

Representative cases

  • Stewart v. United States Leasing Corporation, 702 S.W. 2d 288 (Tex. App. Houston, 1st Dist., 1985, no writ)
  • Continental Carbon Co. v. Sea-Land Service, 27 S.W. 3d 184 (Tex. App. Dallas 2000, pet. denied)

Biographical details

  • Author: “Creditor Causes of Action,” “Service of Process and Default Judgments”
  • Frequent author and lecturer for CLE seminars sponsored by the State Bar of Texas, The University of Texas School of Law, and the University of Houston Law Center
  • Chaired the Receivership Turnover Sub-Committee for the Ancillary Proceedings Task Force, which proposed the initial post-judgement receivership rules to the Texas Supreme Court
  • Appointed by the Texas Supreme Court to the Process Server Review Board
  • In 2012, appointed Chairman of the Process Server Review Board

The Blenden Roth Law Firm serves clients in Dallas, Fort Worth, Plano, Arlington, McKinney,
Irving, Denton, and throughout the North Texas area.