David Black

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Landlord/Tenant
  • Construction
  • Consumer Financial Services
  • Litigation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Estate
  • Probate


  • J.D., Nova Southeastern University & Shepard Broad Law Center, 1999
  • M.A.., University of South Florida, 1995
  • B.A.., University of South Florida, 1990

Bar & Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh CircuitSouthern District of Florida
  • AV-Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Steven W. Marcus

Steven W. Marcus practices in the area of commercial litigation, representing clients involved in multiple areas of business, including large and small companies in various industries, financial institutions, and property owners.  He has litigated extensively in both State and Federal courts in matters involving complex commercial issues, including contract, banking, finance, intellectual property, real estate, code enforcement, landlord-tenant, probate, and construction disputes.  Mr. Marcus has also defended financial institutions in matters involving the Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).  His intellectual property work has included representation of a major brewing company in copyright and trademark litigation, as well as commercial exploitation litigation.  His experience also includes successful representation of an international manufacturing company involved in a federal dispute addressing breach of a significant supply contract.  Mr. Marcus has also defended companies involved in trade secret and non-compete lawsuits.    

Mr. Marcus earned a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology in 1990 and a Master of Arts in Criminology, from the University of South Florida.  In 1999, he earned a Juris Doctor degree, with honors, from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center.

Mr. Marcus is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell.

He is a resident of Plantation, Florida, and is a member of The Florida Bar, Broward County Bar Association, and he serves on the Advisory Board of The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce of Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach. In 2013, based on his work with Holocaust survivors by helping them obtain ghetto-based reparations/pension payments from the German government, Mr. Marcus won the Florida Bar President’s Pro Bono Service Award for the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit. Mr. Marcus is an amateur space enthusiast who also enjoys watching films, reading, music, sports, and most of all, spending time with his wife and three children.