Marc J. Armas

Marc J. Armas

Associate 212 335 2955

Marc is an experienced litigator and trial attorney. Before joining Walden Macht & Haran LLP, Marc served as an Assistant District Attorney for three years in the Queens County District Attorney’s Office. In those three years, Marc gained significant courtroom experience and tried numerous felony and misdemeanor cases to verdict.  Marc conducted all evidentiary investigations, witness preparation, grand jury presentments, legal research, motion practice, and trial strategy implementation.

During law school, Marc served with several governmental agencies, including the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, the New York County District Attorney’s Office, the New York City Police Department, and in the Office of the Counselor to Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

Prior to law school, Marc served on active duty as an officer in the United States Coast Guard. Marc was stationed aboard a High Endurance Cutter and as part of a maritime counter-terrorism response team, which regularly deployed in both international and domestic operations.  Most recently, Marc served as a Judge Advocate General (JAG) in the United States Coast Guard Reserves.

Marc is a graduate of Rutgers University School of Law, where he was a Senior Editor of the Computer and Technology Law Journal, co-founder of the Rutgers Veterans Pro-Bono Project, co-founder of the National Security Law Society, and co-chair of the Rutgers Minority Student Program.  Marc is a recipient of the Pro Bono Service Award and the Thomas McGinnis Public Interest Law Forum Grant.  Marc earned his B.S. in Government from the United States Coast Guard Academy.

Marc is a member of the Advisory Committee of the New York Council to the Navy League.

Education
Rutgers School of Law, J.D. (2013)
United States Coast Guard Academy, B.S. (2005)

Bar Admissions
New York
New Jersey