Fort Lauderdale, FL – Steven W. Marcus, a shareholder with the law firm of Fowler White Boggs, has been selected as the 2013 recipient of The Florida Bar President’s Pro Bono Service Award for the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit. The Florida Bar President's Pro Bono Service Award is given yearly to a distinguished attorney in each of Florida's Twenty Judicial Circuits who has freely given their time and skills in making legal services available to those in need.
Mr. Marcus received this award based on his representation of Holocaust survivors in connection with ghetto-based reparations programs offered by the German government. He has also assisted the survivors in obtaining pension payments.
“We commend Steven Marcus for his dedication in providing outstanding legal services to those in our community who are in need,” said Terrence Russell, former Florida Bar President and managing shareholder of Fowler White Boggs’ Fort Lauderdale office. “As a firm, it has always been our policy to encourage pro bono work and contribute to the communities where we live and work.”
Mr. Marcus represents major financial institutions as well as large and small companies involved in multiple areas of business and industry. He earned his B.A. from the University of South Florida, his M.A., summa cum laude, from the University of South Florida and his J.D., cum laude, from Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center.
Providing comprehensive legal services to our clients for 70 years, Fowler White Boggs is one of Florida’s most respected law firms. Our firm is internationally connected with a Florida focus with 140 attorneys in five offices located in Tampa, Fort Myers, Tallahassee, Jacksonville, and Fort Lauderdale.