Supreme Court of Ohio (2004)
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio (2004)
U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania (2013)
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio (2018)
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D. (2003)
University of Findlay, B.A. cum laude (2000)
Marcus Sidoti joined Friedman & Gilbert in 2019. Marcus graduated Cum Laude from the University of Findlay, where he double-majored in Psychology and Education, and was an Academic All-American. He continued his education at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law and was a 2003 graduate.
Marcus was first assistant to district counsel with Immigration and Naturalization Services in 2001 before joining the law firm of Bruner & Jordan Co. LPA the same year. Marcus then formed Jordan & Sidoti LLP where he continued his defense and civil rights practice for nearly 15 years.
Marcus is a member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association and the Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association for over ten years. He is licensed to practice law in Ohio and in the Western District of Pennsylvania. Marcus has been named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association for three straight years and the American Society of Legal Advocates top 40 in defense. He was also recognized as a rising star for four straight years and a Super Lawyer in 2016 and 2017. His legal experience includes nearly one hundred (100) trials to verdict.
Marcus has represented individuals throughout the State of Ohio, the United States and internationally most recently being involved on the defense team that represented Oscar Pistorius in South Africa.