Mark A. Beauchene


Wold Johnson, P.C.

500 Second Avenue North Suite 400

P.O. Box 1680

Fargo, North Dakota 58107

Telephone: (701) 235-5515

Mark A. Beauchene

Criminal defense, including traffic, misdemeanors, and felonies, is Mark’s primary area of concentration. He has experience in representing individuals at all states of a criminal proceeding since 1979. Whether the need of a client is a pre-charge matter, motion practice (typically search and seizure and constitutional issues), trial, or appellate practice, Mark has been very successful in obtaining excellent results for his clients. Mark practices in all North Dakota state and federal courts. He will be happy to provide you with actual case references upon request.


Mark grew up in Fargo, North Dakota, graduating from Fargo North High School in 1972. He obtained a Business Economics degree from North Dakota State University in 1976. Thereafter, he attended Law School at the University of North Dakota, graduating in 1979.


Mark’s wife, Sheila, serves as Assistant Supervisor/Deputy Clerk for United States District Court in Fargo, North Dakota. They have two sons. Both Mark and Sheila are active in church activities at Sts. Anne and Joachim Catholic Church.


Mark has been involved as a volunteer parent coach in a variety of sports including football, baseball, and basketball. Additionally, he enjoys golfing, skiing, hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family and friends at the lake.


Primary areas of practice: Criminal Defense and Litigation.