Edward J. Marshall II is an Associate in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group based in the Freeport office. He joined the Firm in 2011.

Edward is experienced in a wide variety of commercial and civil litigation matters.  He has successfully represented corporate clients and individuals in instances of employment litigation and labour disputes, including terminations and subsequent dealings with the Labour Board and Industrial Tribunal. He has developed a particular interest in commercial fraud and white collar crime,  and understands the extreme sensitivity of these matters from a public relations perspective.

He works closely with the Partners of the Property & Development Practice Group on contentious real estate matters including property tax disputes, title questions, and landlord/tenant issues.  Further, Edward works regularly as part of Graham Thompson’s contentious Trust & Estates Practice Group on complex litigation matters.

Edward was recently appointed a Director of the Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce for the 2015 - 2017 term, where he is the Chairman of the Ethics and Legislative Committee. 

Representative work includes:

  • Generally advising and representing a luxury private golf and beach club in Abaco in connection with its labour and employment matters;
  • Advising and representing major industrial clients in Grand Bahama in connection with their labour and employment disputes;
  • Assisting lead counsel in defeating a multi-million dollar claim asserted against a leading financial institution;
  • Assisting lead counsel in advising trustees in relation to claims asserted by beneficiaries against the Estate;
  • Recovering high-end condominium units located in Grand Bahama on behalf of the Condominium Association;
  • Successfully negotiating the dissolution of a contentious multi-jurisdictional partnership;
  • Assisting lead counsel in a dispute involving collective bargaining agreements entered into between a major utility company and its management union; and
  • Assisting lead counsel in defending against the enforcement a foreign arbitration award against a local client.
Public Service

Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce, Director, 2015-2017 

Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce, Chairman Ethics and Legislative Committee, 2015-2017

Speaking Engagements

"Civil Procedures Rules", co-presenter at Bahamas Bar Association Seminar, Freeport, Grand Bahama, 2013

Publications

"The Financial Pitfalls of Inaccurate Staff Designations", published on the Graham Thompson website and the Firm's Newsletter, January 2017.

Memberships

The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn

The Bahamas Bar Association

Practice Areas
Education

University of Buckingham (LL.B Honors), 
United Kingdom

Tufts University, BA English Literature & Comparative Religion, 
USA

College of Oceaneering, AS in Dive Technology
, USA

Admissions

Bar of England and Wales, 2011

The Bahamas Bar, 2011

Public Service

Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce, Director, 2015-2017 

Grand Bahama Chamber of Commerce, Chairman Ethics and Legislative Committee, 2015-2017

Speaking Engagements

"Civil Procedures Rules", co-presenter at Bahamas Bar Association Seminar, Freeport, Grand Bahama, 2013

Publications

"The Financial Pitfalls of Inaccurate Staff Designations", published on the Graham Thompson website and the Firm's Newsletter, January 2017.

Memberships

The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn

The Bahamas Bar Association

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