Marcus joined 7KBW in 2005. He specialises in commercial litigation and arbitration and is recognised by the directories as a leading junior.

Recent high profile cases include PST Energy 7 Shipping LLC v. O.W. Bunker Malta (the “Res Cogitans”) [2016] UKSC 23 (sale of goods), described by Lloyd’s List as “the most spectacular shipping legal imbroglio so far this century”; and Griffon Shipping LLC v Firodi Shipping Ltd (the “Griffon”) [2013] 2 All ER (Comm) 246 (described in Chambers 2015 as the most prominent ship sale case of 2014). His practice covers all areas of commercial law, from general commercial disputes to specialist areas such as shipping, insurance, reinsurance, international arbitration and civil fraud. He has acted in a wide variety of cases of different types and sizes, both on his own and as a junior. Before being called to the Bar, Marcus practised as a solicitor with the City firm Lovells (now Hogan Lovells). He was involved in a broad range of general corporate and commercial disputes and also gained valuable experience of non-contentious work. As a result, he understands the requirements of solicitors and their clients particularly well.