Craig Marcus was inspired to become a lawyer by his father who practiced law in Idaho for 70 years. The law firm Marcus, Hardee, Piñol & Davies LLP represents four generations of lawyers in Craig Marcus’ family and is one of the oldest in Idaho. Mr. Marcus joined the firm in 1963 when he was admitted to practice law in Idaho. He and his firm have a longstanding reputation for providing excellent legal service which is a passion, high bar and expectation, passed down for over four generations of attorneys. In 2013, those accomplishments were recognized by the Idaho State Bar Association which presented him with the 50-Year Service to Legal Profession Award. Furthermore, Mr. Marcus is an AV-Preeminent ranked lawyer through Martindale-Hubbell and has been given its highest ranking for over four decades, an accolade that speaks to the nature of his work as viewed through the lens of his peers. This rating signifies that Mr. Marcus’ peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence for his legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standards.
Prior to working in the legal profession, Mr. Marcus studied at Boise Junior College, the University of Pennsylvania and Mexico City College before earning a JD at the University of Idaho in 1963. That same year, he was admitted to practice with the state bar of Idaho and the U.S. District Court of Idaho. While matriculating, he worked for the Bureau of Management as a firefighter. During this time, he fought fires that ravaged the West. He considers this time as one of the greatest achievements in his life as he had to survive some harrowing experiences.
In 2018, Mr. Marcus published “Divorce in Idaho.” He has also contributed his skills and expertise to myriad civic engagements, including as the Ada County Director for Representative Congressional Campaigns, county coordinator for senatorial campaigns and chairman of judicial campaign for the Idaho Court of Appeals.
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