145 City Place
Palm Coast, FL 32164
J.D.(2002), Florida Coastal School of Law, Jacksonville, Florida
B.A., Queens College; City University of New York
Past and Present Associations Include:
Member-American Bar Association
Member-Florida Bar Association
National Academy of
Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Association of Consumer-Bankruptcy Attorneys
Perkins Bar Association
D.W. Hawkins Bar Association
Marc Dwyer, ESQ.
Marc received the first of his Bachelor's degrees in Psychology from Queens College in 1991. His second Bachelor's degree is in Drama and Theater in 1993. He received his Juris Doctorate from the Florida Coastal School of Law in 2002.
Mr. Dwyer has represented Landlords, Tenants; Employers & Employees; Creditors & Debtors; Husbands & Wives; Home Builders, Home Sellers and Homebuyers; he has handled both Civil and Criminal Cases in both Federal and State Court.
Marc Dwyer has personally handled over 900 cases in numerous areas of law including:
Trust & Estate Formation
Copyright & Trademark
Marc Dwyer was involved in moot court appellate advocacy. As a moot court advocate, Marc was the first participant from Florida Coastal School of Law to win a State-wide award for best individual oral advocate, at the Earle Zehmer Moot Court competition. He also helped his team to be the first in Florida Coastal School of Law history to finish in the top three in National Appellate Advocacy Competition at the 11 th Circuit Court of Appeals. He also coached future teams, helping to form the exemplary advocacy tradition of Florida Coastal School of Law. The school, in its short history, has already won a recent national competition.
Marc Dwyer is presently, or has been a member of the following professional associations:
The Florida Bar, The Flagler County Bar Association, The American Bar Association, The Perkins Bar Association, The Chester Bedell Inns of Court, The Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar Association, The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Marc has served as a volunteer Teen Court Judge in the Flagler County Teen Court for the past 4 years. In this capacity, he has ceremonially executed many of the activities that a Judge officially carries out, such as:
- Pre-trial conferences
- Ruling on evidentiary admissibility
- Reading & Reviewing Sentences
- Meeting in Chambers
- Sidebar Conferences
- Colloquy & Admonishment
- Giving Jury Instructions
- Administering Oaths
Marc feels these experiences give him a comfort level which will aid him in his transition to the judicial level.
Director - Grand Haven Homeowner's Association, 2006-2008: In this capacity, Marc has had the opportunity to make decisions regarding financial utilization of the community's association funds, develop & ratify procedures for levying fines. Work on Covenants, Codes, and Restrictions implementation and renovation. Review and interpret Florida Statute 720. Hear appeals from fine committee decisions.
Board Director - Flagler County Human Services Allocation Committee 2005-2008: Marc assisted the County Commissioners in hearing the annual proposals for funding for Flagler County's humanitarian, and Community Services organizations. Board responsibilities included analyzing annual proposals based upon criteria which would determine the merits of the organizations, then deciding what funding would be granted for the year based upon those merits.
President, Advisory Board - Bethune Cookman University Performing Arts Center 2006-2009: In this capacity Marc Dwyer presided over the board responsible for acquiring funding and talent for the University's Performing Arts Center. In this capacity Marc Dwyer worked with community leaders from Volusia County in brainstorming, and organizing with a broad based analysis to adding artistic value to the Community.