Marcus Asner

Speaking On: Options for change and tackling FishCRIME

Marcus has extensive experience with matters relating to illegal fish trafficking and seafood supply chain issues, both as a federal prosecutor and in private practice.  Marcus served as an Assistant United States Attorney in New York from 2000 to 2009, where he was Chief of the Major Crimes unit for two years.  He has given training to Interpol and other law enforcement entities on seafood and wildlife trafficking, has testified on trafficking issues before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs, and has conducted briefings for the U.S. Congress on fish trafficking and related issues.  Marcus currently also serves on President Obama’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking, where he co-chairs the Subcommittee on Law Reform.

Bio facts

Position: US Attorney Natural resource fraud, corruption, partner Arnold & Porter LLP, USA

Session: Change