Mark P. Telloyan joined the faculty of Notre Dame Law School in the spring of 2017 as an adjunct instructor in bankruptcy. He is currently a partner at the law firm of O'Brien & Telloyan in South Bend, providing both debtor and creditor representation. Prior to private practice, Telloyan served three years as a deputy prosecutor for St. Joseph County, Indiana.
Telloyan received his J.D. from Notre Dame Law School in 1998, where he was a member of the Journal of College & University Law. Upon graduation, he clerked for Judge Sanford Brook in the St. Joseph Superior Court, South Bend. In 1999, he was awarded a U.S. Teaching Fellowship at Law and spent a year on the faculty at National University of Ireland, Galway. Before law school, Telloyan taught English at his alma mater, Pillsbury Baptist Bible College. He also taught overseas at Chengdu University of Science and Technology (China) and Matsue South High School (Japan). His advanced degrees are from Seattle Pacific University (M.Ed.) and Minnesota State University, Mankato (M.A.).
Telloyan is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and president of the St. Joseph County Debtors' Bar. In 2015, he was elected to the St. Joseph County Council, representing the cities of Lakeville, North Liberty, Walkerton, and New Carlisle. His daughter, Lauren Maxson, is a 2016 graduate of Notre Dame Law School.