Marcus Becton

Marcus Becton

Raleigh, North Carolina

Marcus Becton is a North Carolina real estate attorney.  Marcus offers, quality, affordable real estate settlement services in Raleigh, Durham and all surrounding areas.  Here are three reasons why you should choose Marcus for your next real estate closing:

1)    Affordability of Fees.  Becton Law has one of the most affordable closing fees in the Triangle area for purchases and refinances. Please call/email for current rates.

2)    Experience.  Marcus and his team has decades of experience successfully closing real estate transactions. Marcus’ experience will help to ensure a smooth closing transaction for you or your clients.

3)    Convenience. Marcus has office locations in Raleigh and Durham.  If our office locations are not convenient for you, we may be able to schedule a mobile closing at a location that works for you.

In addition to residential and commercial real estate closings, Marcus provides short sale negotiation services.  Marcus has earned the Certified Distress Property Expert (CDPE) and Certified Short Sale Specialist (CSSS) designations, and enjoys using his knowledge of bank short sale processes to help homeowners achieve successful short sales. 

Additionally, Marcus has worked in real estate and community development, helping to improve the housing opportunities in underserved communities.  Marcus has aided in the development of several multifamily properties in North Carolina, providing legal and development consulting services. 

2 Office Locations for Real Estate Closings:

Raleigh: 110 Horizon Drive, Ste 100, Raleigh, NC 27615

Durham: 2530 Meridian Pkwy, Ste 300, Durham, NC 27713


Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Church Law
  • Short Sales

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina


  • University of North Carolina School of Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    • Juris Doctor
  • Hampton University, Hampton, Virginia
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    • Major: Political Science
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    • M.A.
    • Major: Regional Planning

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Carolina State Bar
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Durham County Bar Association
  • North Carolina Advocates for Justice

Past Employment Positions

  • Junior Associate, The Banks Law Firm, PA
  • Solo practitioner, bankruptcy, foreclosure defense and real estate and small business law
  • Corporate Counsel, World Overcomers Christian Church
  • Real Estate Broker, Becton Realty Group

Ancillary Businesses

  • Director of Real Estate & Economic Development, World Overcomers Christian Church
  • Vice President, RESTORE Community Development Corporation