Prior to joining Skadden’s Derivatives Group, Jonathan L. Marcus was the general counsel of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). He served in that role from April 2013 to February 2017, advising the commission on a wide range of issues, including rulemakings and other actions to implement the Dodd-Frank and Commodity Exchange Acts.
- J.D., Yale Law School, 1994 (Notes Editor, Yale Law Journal; Editor, Yale Law & Policy Review)
- B.A., Yale College, 1990 (magna cum laude, with distinction in History)
- District of Columbia
- U.S. Supreme Court
- U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, First, Second, Fourth, Fifth, Seventh, Ninth and Tenth Circuits