Jason S. Marcus

Top rated civil litigation attorney in Atlanta, Georgia

Bracker & Marcus LLC
Jason S. Marcus
Bracker & Marcus LLC

Practice Areas: Civil litigation, Employment & labor; view more

Licensed in Georgia since: 2006

Education: University of Georgia School of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2023 Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2022
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Bracker & Marcus LLC

3355 Lenox Road
Suite 660
Atlanta, GA 30326 Visit website


Attorney Jason S. Marcus is a founding partner of the Bracker & Marcus LLC law firm in Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Marcus exclusively represents whistleblowers in qui tam claims under the False Claims Act, SEC, and IRS whistleblower statutes since 2008. He represents whistleblowers in False Claims Act litigation nationwide, including in metro Atlanta and throughout Georgia, to help protect their rights and interests and increase their chances of obtaining the justice they deserve for the fraud and wrongdoing they witnessed in the workplace.

An Atlanta native, Mr. Marcus has a genuine concern for the legal issues that affect the members of his community, and he has earned a reputation for delivering the personalized, aggressive counsel his clients need to help increase their chances of obtaining the favorable outcomes they seek. Recognized for his impeccable service and professionalism, Mr. Marcus was honored as one of the Fulton County Daily Report's "On the Rise" list of the state's top 20 lawyers 40 and under. He holds an AV-Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell and a perfect 10.0 score on Avvo, was named a "Lawyer to Watch" by Atlanta Attorneys at Law Magazine, and he has received Top Attorney designations from the American Registry and Atlanta Magazine as well as other awards and honors.

A consummate professional and leader in his field, Mr. Marcus has written extensively and conducted lectures and seminars across his region on a variety of legal topics, and he maintains active memberships with several local, state, and national legal organizations--he is on the board of the Federal Bar Association qui tam section, he is the founder and chairman of the Young Lawyers Division for the Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund (the qui tam bar), and he is a longtime member of the Atlanta Bar Association and the National Employment Lawyers Association.

Practice areas

Civil litigation: plaintiff, Employment & labor: employee

Focus areas


First Admitted: 2006, Georgia

Professional Webpage: https://www.fcacounsel.com/false-claims-act-whistleblower-la...

Educational Background:
  • University of Georgia School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2006
  • Tulane University, New Orleans, B.A. Major: Political Economics, Minor: English, 2003
  • $117 Million intervened settlement in False Claims Act case against hospital system for false billing and inadequate patient care. U.S. ex rel. Parent-Leonard v. Universal Health Services, Inc. (W.D. Mich.), 2020
  • $84.5 million settlement of intervened False Claims Act case against hospital, U.S. ex rel. Felten v. William Beaumont Hospitals, 2:10-cv-13440 (E.D. Mich.)., 2018
  • $750,000 intervened False Claims Act settlement against behavioral health provider for false billing, 2022
  • $325,000 intervened False Claims Act settlement for infusions performed by unqualified medical assistants, 2021
  • Settlement of up to $2.4 million of intervened False Claims Act case alleging that a defense contractor was supplying the U.S. military with faulty equipment. U.S. ex rel. Jackson v. Sesolinc Group (S.D. Ga.), 2019
  • $365,000 settlement, plus retaliation settlement, of intervened False Claims Act case against pharmacy improperly billing compound drugs. U.S. ex rel. Coleman v. Lake Country Pharmacy (M.D. Ga.), 2019
  • $390,000 intervened settlement of Medicaid billing fraud. U.S. ex rel. Bartl v. Georgia Pediatric Cardiology (N.D. Ga.), 2017
  • Settlement of up to $7.8 million with pharmacy committing billing fraud. U.S. ex rel. McCullough v. Nashville Pharmacy Services, LLC, No. 3:12-cv-0823 (M.D. Tenn.), 2016
  • $1.9 million settlement of allegations of Medicaid fraud by dermatologists. U.S. ex rel. Jimenez v. Kopchick et al., 12-cv-7211 (N.D. Ga.), 2016
  • $532,000 settlement of FCA case alleging improper and undocumented medical procedures. U.S. ex rel. Pickens v. Southern Spine & Pain (N.D. Ga.), 2016
  • $117,000 settlement in intervened False Claims Act case against pharmacy. U.S. ex rel. Smirl v. Signal Mountain Pharmacy (E.D. Tenn.), 2016
  • $520,000 settlement of kickback and fraudulent billing claims - U.S. ex rel. Brogdon et al. v. Hospital Authority of Irwin County et al., Civil Action No. 7:13‐cv‐00097 (M.D. Ga.), 2015
  • $250,000+ settlement in FCA suit against government contractors alleged to have lied about HUBZone eligibility - U.S. ex rel. Hopson v. Air Ideal, Inc. and Kim Amkraut, No. 6:13-cv-775-Orl-37GJK (M.D. Fla.), 2015
  • Honored as one of twenty attorneys under 40 for the state of Georgia., On The Rise, Fulton County Daily Report, 2021
  • Since 2015, the highest rating available by my peers in Martindale-Hubbell's rating system, AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating, Martindale-Hubbell, 2021
  • Since 2015, a perfect rating by the Avvo lawyer review website., 10.0 Superb Avvo Rating, Avvo, 2021
  • Listed as a Rising Star for the state of Georgia (2016-present), Rising Star, Super Lawyers Magazine, 2021
  • Named in Attorneys to Watch in Marietta & Cobb County, Attorneys to Watch in Marietta & Cobb County, Atlanta Attorneys at Law Magazine, 2019
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Speaking to novice qui tam lawyers for both plaintiff and defense about relator backgrounds and their roles in False Claims Act litigation., Moderator/Panelist, How Someone Becomes a Relator and the Role of Relators, Federal Bar Association FCA 101 Seminar, 2021
  • Speaker at Whistleblower Law Accelerator, Moderator, FCA Basics, Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund Whistleblower Law Accelerator, 2021
  • Educating qui tam plaintiff's attorneys on how to navigate the perils of a plaintiff or defendant bankruptcy., Moderator and Panelist, Challenges Involving Bankruptcy in False Claims Act Cases, Taxpayers Against Fraud Annual Conference, 2020
  • Panelist representing Relator's counsel for an FCA webinar with defense counsel, U.S. attorneys, and judges., Panelist, False Claims Act Today: New Hampshire and Vermont, Federal Bar Association Qui Tam Section, 2020
  • A discussion of how and why to mediate False Claims Act cases, with speakers representing plaintiffs, defendants, and the government., Panelist, Roundtable Discussion: Mediating FCA Cases, False Claims Act Summit - State Bar of Georgia ICLE, 2019
  • Article presenting an introduction of the False Claims Act, Author, An Introduction to the Federal False Claims Act, Federal Bar Association YLD Perspectives, 2019
  • Presentation on the False Claims Act to plaintiff's employment attorneys, Speaker, Representing Whistleblowers Under The False Claims Act, National Employment Lawyers Association - Alabama, 2019
  • A discussion about how to best serve your client when considering retaliation claims, defending against counterclaims, allocating between damages, negotiating settlement agreements, and managing expectations and frustrations.

    , Moderator, Maximizing Client Recoveries on Personal Claims, Taxpayers Against Fraud Annual Conference, Legal, 2018
  • Guest on a health care podcast to speak about Healthcare Fraud., Guest, Top Docs Radio, Top Docs Radio, Healthcare, 2016
  • Topic: Commence of Action, Engaging the Court and Joining the Issues.

    , Speaker/Panelist, CLE: Tipping Points and Takeaways Throughout the Life of the Case, National Employment Lawyers Association, Legal, 2016
  • Panelist on whistleblower claims at annual conference of the Georgia Real Estate Fraud Prevention and Awareness Coalition, Speaker/Panelist, Lifecycle of a Whistleblower Claim, GREFPAC 12th Annual Education Conference, Mortgage, 2016
  • Featured speaker on the False Claims Act, Featured Speaker, Qui Tam Litigation in Georgia, Young Lawyers Section, Cobb County Bar Association, Legal, 2015
  • Speaker on the False Claims Act, Speaker/Panelist, Mortgage Fraud and the False Claims Act, GREFPAC, MO, 2015
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Founder and Chair of the Young Lawyers Division of Taxpayers Against Fraud, since 2019, 2021
  • Board Member - Federal Bar Association Qui Tam Section, since 2019, 2022
  • Federal Bar Association, since 2017, 2022
  • Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund 2008 to present, 2022
  • Lawyers Club of Atlanta, since 2019, 2022
  • National Employment Lawyers Association - Georgia Affiliate, since 2014, 2022
  • Atlanta Bar Association, since 2017, 2021
  • National Employment Lawyers Association, since 2016, 2021
  • Georgia Real Estate Fraud Prevention and Awareness Coalition (GREFPAC) 2016 to present, 2019
  • Cobb County Bar Association 2015-2017

    , 2017
  • United States Supreme Court, 2019
  • Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Northern District of Georgia
  • Middle District of Georgia
  • Southern District of Georgia
  • Eastern District of Tennessee
  • District of Colorado
  • Eastern Districts of Michigan
  • Western Districts of Michigan
  • State Bar of Georgia
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Five time fundraiser for St. Baldrick's Foundation, raising $6,428 for childhood cancer research, 2021
  • Member of Keep Roswell Beautiful, a non-profit charity, since 2013, 2021
  • Regular volunteer for the American Bar Association Free Legal Answers site since 2019, 2021
  • Volunteer for the Georgia Appleseed Center for Law and Justice since 2020, 2021
  • Volunteer with the Southern Center for Human Rights, 2019
  • Twice coordinated annual First Responders' Appreciation Event for North Fulton County, Georgia, 2015
Industry Groups:
  • False Claims Act

Office location for Jason S. Marcus

3355 Lenox Road
Suite 660
Atlanta, GA 30326

Phone: 770-249-5481


1 Year Super Lawyers
7 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2023
  • Rising Stars: 2016 - 2022

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