Mark Menghini serves as the General Counsel of the University of Missouri System’s Office of the General Counsel, since joining the University in April 2022.
Prior to joining the University, Menghini was General Counsel of Aegion Corporation, a multinational company providing pipeline services including protection, rehabilitation, engineering and design of infrastructure projects for a wide range of industries. Menghini was with Aegion Corporation, formerly a public company, from 2013 through 2021 when the company was ‘taken private’ in a sale to New Mountain Capital, a New York private equity company. From 1998 through 2013, Menghini was an Officer with Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., a regional Midwest law firm headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. While with Greensfelder, Menghini focused his practice on Construction Law, with an emphasis on litigation, alternative dispute resolution, complicated contractual review and development, and daily counseling to construction industry clients. Menghini was a member of the firm’s Board of Directors and Executive Committee.
Menghini received his bachelor degree in English from Northwestern University in 1995, and his J.D. degree from Washington University in 1998. He sits on the board of Hope Happens for Neurological Disorders, a nonprofit dedicated to raising money for the Hope Center for Neurological Disorders at Washington University. Mark and his wife, Wendy, enjoy spending weekends at their lake house in Cuba, Missouri with their dogs and two teenage children, Jack and Sydney.