- 1730 Rhode Island Avenue, N.W. Suite 713 Washington, D.C. 20036
Law School: Queen’s University (LL.B., 1977); Cambridge University (LL.B., 1978)
School: Georgetown University Law Center (LL.M., 1985)
School: University of Toronto (B.A., 1974)
State/Provincial Admissions: District of Columbia (1985); Maryland (2007)
Mr. Marcus has over twenty-five years of experience in commercial litigation. After practicing law in Washington, DC at Covington & Burling and as a partner at Baach Robinson & Lewis, followed by a stint at a real estate investment firm, he founded his own law firm in 2004. Mr. Marcus has a varied commercial litigation, counseling and transactional practice with special emphasis on real estate, partnership, insurance coverage and charter school matters.
Mr. Marcus has represented real estate developers, commercial tenants, lawyers, law firms and other businesses in partnership, contract, insurance coverage and shareholder disputes, landlords and tenants in commercial lease negotiations and litigation, high tech firms in business tort and trade secret cases, condominium associations in disputes with developers and tenants, and charter schools in response to threatened charter revocations. Mr. Marcus has also served as bankruptcy trustee and special litigation counsel in connection with professional liability claims against accounting and law firms.
Mr. Marcus holds a B.A. from the University of Toronto, LL.B.’s from Queen’s University in Ontario, Canada, and Cambridge University, and an LL.M. from Georgetown University Law Center. He was an adjunct professor of law at Georgetown, and has served on the Boards of the Jewish Primary Day School of the Nation’s Capital, where he played a key role negotiating the purchase of the school’s permanent home, and the District of Columbia Jewish Community Center.
Stephen is a member of the District of Columbia and Maryland bars. He has received the highest ranking of professional excellence by his peers and is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Marcus has been named as a Washington, D.C. “Super Lawyer.”