Barry S. Marks, founding shareholder at Marks & Associates, P.C., concentrates his practice in the areas of equipment leasing, commercial lending and finance and general business law.
When he is not working, Barry finds time to write poetry and the occasional short story. He is a past president of the Alabama State Poetry Society and was Alabama’s Poet of the Year in 1999. His first book, Possible Crocodiles, was named Alabama Poetry, Book of the Year for 2010 and his second, Sounding was a finalist for the Eric Hoffer Award for small press publications. “I guess you could say I am a word geek, if there is such a thing. I write for a living and for recreation.”