J.D., Harvard Law School
After earning his Juris Doctorate at Harvard Law School, Stanley Marcus began his distinguished legal career as a clerk for the Honorable John R. Bartels, United States District Judge, Eastern District of New York from 1971-1973. He then spent a year in private practice before joining the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York. In 1978, Judge Marcus became Deputy Chief of the Justice Department’s organized Crime Strike Force, Detroit Office, and in 1980, became the Attorney in Charge of the Detroit Strike Force. From 1982-1985, Judge Marcus served as the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida and from 1985-1997, he served as a United States District Judge for the Southern District of Florida. Since 1997, Judge Marcus has served with distinction as a United States Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Additionally, Judge Marcus is a member of the Judicial Council of the Eleventh Circuit, and was a member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Judicial Center and Chairman of the Board of Editors of the Federal Judicial Center’s Manual for Complex Litigation. Judge Marcus is an adjunct professor of law at Brooklyn Law School and St. Thomas. At St. Thomas University School of Law, Judge Marcus teaches Trial Advocacy Practice.