Marcus graduated from the University of Bristol in 2017 with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons), where he served as Sports Director of the Malaysian and Singaporean Students’ Association. After completing his training at Ella Cheong, he was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore in 2020.
Marcus assists in a variety of commercial and contentious work in relation to intellectual property (IP) law. He handles the trade mark portfolios of both local and international clients by advising them on IP filing strategy, as well as prosecution, management and enforcement of their IP. He has assisted in disputes relating to trade mark, copyright and passing off before the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore and the Courts.
He is familiar with domain name disputes, having assisted with adjudication proceedings administered by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO). He also advises clients on issues falling under the Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) and Singapore Dispute Resolution Policy (SDRP).
Marcus has experience in other legal areas as well, having assisted in franchising, distributorship, data protection and software licensing matters.