Marcus has over 14 years of experience in corporate and employment matters, and regularly advises clients across the Asia Pacific region.
Marcus is committed to being not just a legal adviser, but also developing a relationship as a trusted business partner and enabler. This synthesis of a practical approach and sound legal advice has earned him the trust of his clients.
Marcus is individually recommended in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2016 and 2017 in the Capital markets, Corporate and M&A, and Labour and employment practice areas. The Legal 500 describes Marcus as “easy to work with, sensible and commercial” and “professional”. He was also named as one of Asia’s 40 Under 40 lawyers in 2016 by Asian Legal Business, and was nominated as Young Lawyer of the Year for the Asian Legal Business Malaysia Law Awards 2016.
Marcus also writes about legal, business, and a variety of other issues. His articles have been published in prominent print and online media. Marcus is the author of the book Law for Startups: What You Need to Know When Starting a Business, published by MPH Group Publishing.
You can connect with him on LinkedIn.
Qualifications and affiliations
University of Sheffield, UK, LL.B (Hons), 2001
Nottingham Law School, UK, Bar Vocational Course, 2002
The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn, UK, 2002
The Malaysian Bar, 2003