Upon graduating from Howard University School of Law, Marwan Porter was hired by one of the most prominent and successful trial lawyers in the history, Willie E. Gary. Marwan trained directly under his mentor for approximately 10 years and learned to develop, process litigate and try multi-million-dollar cases. While working as a law clerk at the Gary Law Firm, Marwan assisted the firm in securing a $139,000,000 trial verdict against Anheuser-Busch and as an Attorney was instrumental in representing hundreds of clients in the $800,000,000 mass tort and class action division against big tobacco.
In April 2017, Marwan Porter won what equates to be a nearly $1.4 billion judgment in a breach of contract case after he alleged that his partner cut him out of his share of a $23.6 billion tobacco verdict reached against R.J. Reynolds in 2014. Marwan is a proficient litigator specializing in litigating wrongful death, catastrophic personal injury, police brutality, trucking litigation, premises liability, sexual assault, discrimination and business litigation cases, including tobacco litigation and complex contractual disputes. He is licensed to practice law in multiple states including Florida, New York, Georgia, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. and works with several attorneys throughout the country to assist in funding and maximizing the value of their cases.
B.S. – Howard University School of Business
J.D. – Howard University School of Law
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
American Bar Association
National Bar Association
Florida Justice Association