Born in San Francisco, Marcus attended Boston University and then Loyola Law school in Los Angeles.
After law school, he joined the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office and was a prosecutor for over seven years. Mr. Musante handled numerous marijuana-related cases, conducted close to 50 jury trials, and left the Office with a 96% trial conviction record.
In 2012, Marcus opened up his own criminal defense practice. For the past few years, he represented clients in the full variety of criminal law cases, including marijuana.
In 2015, Marcus moved to Compton, CA, to run for office on a criminal justice reform platform, including the end to cannabis prohibition. He ran for Congress and Compton City Attorney.
Beginning in late 2017, Mr. Musante focused on Cannabis Law and worked with a full-scale Beverly Hills Cannabis-Licensing Law Firm. Most recently, Marcus concentrated on a license application for a cannabis Lounge in West Hollywood, CA.
Mr. Musante now focuses on cannabis compliance and continues to build a comprehensive network of companies and individuals throughout the cannabis industry and from all over the world.