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Alumni News

Congratulations to the December Graduates

December 23, 2015

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School congratulates its December 2015 graduates. Happy holidays!         Jacques Alpacino Barker Chantiel Denise Bell Anthony W Berry Audra Braswell Bleecker Michael Allen Bodiford Shalena Mary Broadbelt Garrett Michael Emmons Carl Von Epps … Continue reading

Alumni Sworn Into U.S. Supreme Court

December 1, 2015

On Monday, November 30, 2015, Dean Malcolm L. Morris sponsored eight AJMLS alumni and two guests to be sworn into the U.S. Supreme Court (Court). In order to be sworn into the Court, an attorney must have been sworn into … Continue reading

AJMLS Father Daughter Alumni Team Featured in Daily Report

September 28, 2015

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School Alumni, Michael Puglise (’93) and Brooke Puglise (’14) of Puglise Law Firm, are featured in today’s Daily Report. The article, Suit: UGA Cop Fired for Following ‘Amnesty Law’ for Overdose Calls, details their representation of … Continue reading

Two Alumni Selected for 2015-2016 GTLA LEAD Program Class

September 16, 2015

The Georgia Trial Lawyers Association has announced that John Marshall Law School Alumni Thomas Lyman of the Mulholland Law Firm and Kyle Moore with the Lazenby Law Group have been selected for the 2015-2016 Leadership Education & Advanced Direction (LEAD) … Continue reading

Alumnus David Lee Windecher Publishes Book, Credits Law School

May 15, 2015

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School Alumnus, David Lee Windecher (’12), has chronicled his extraordinary life journey of going from defendant to defense attorney in his soon to be released book* “AmerIcan Dream: HisStory in the Making”. He hopes to utilize his personal … Continue reading

Family of Alumnus Judge G. Alan Blackburn Establish Memorial Scholarship

May 12, 2015

As printed by AJC.com on May 11, 2015: Chief Judge Gerald Alan Blackburn, 76, of Marietta, died on May 9, 2015. He was born May 6, 1939 in East Bend, North Carolina. After serving four years on active duty in … Continue reading

Alumna Sherri Jefferson Awarded FDHA Healthcare Champions Chairman Award & 11Alive CSA

February 26, 2015

Atlanta’s John Marshall Alumna, Sherri Jefferson (’95), was recently award the Fulton-Dekalb Hospital Authority (FDHA) Champions Chairman Award, as well as the 11Alive Community Service Award in 2014. On Sunday, December 7th, the Fulton DeKalb Hospital Authority hosted its healthcare … Continue reading

Alumna Tiffany Jones Ellenberg Sworn in to the Governor’s Indigent Advisory Panel

January 30, 2015

Tiffany Jones Ellenberg, ’98, was recently sworn in to the Governor’s Indigent Advisory Panel by Governor Nathan Deal. This special committee monitors the progress and funding for Georgia’s Public Defender Standards Council and works in conjunction with the Advisory Committee on Legislation, the … Continue reading

LL.M. Alumna Christina Harris Schwinn Published in Northeastern University Law Journal

December 19, 2014

LL.M. in Employment Law alumna Christina Harris Schwinn has been published in the Northeastern University Law Journal. The article was adopted from Schwinn’s LL.M. thesis. The article on overtime compensation authored by the Pavese Law Firm partner is titled, “Half-Time or Time … Continue reading

Mass Swearing In Ceremony on November 5, 2014

November 19, 2014

The Alumni Office held a mass swearing in ceremony for the July 2014 bar exam passers and other AJMLS alumni on November 5, 2014. The Alumni were sworn into the Supreme Court of Georgia and Fulton County Superior Court.  They … Continue reading

AJMLS Alumnus and Professor Quoted in AJC on Immigration

October 2, 2014

When it comes to the debate on U.S. immigration; neither U.S. Rep Doug Collins (Class of 2008) or Professor Joseph Rosen are strangers to the discussion. In an article recently published by the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC), both Collins and … Continue reading

Almuna Tracee Benzo Receives ‘Top’ Honor from Atlanta Business League

September 25, 2014

The law school is pleased to announce that alumna, Tracee Benzo was named one of Atlanta Business League’s Top 100 Women of  Influence for 2014. For years the Atlanta Business League has recognized African-American female business owners, professionals, community and civic leaders in Metropolitan … Continue reading

Alumnus Sworn in as Circuit Court Judge for the Twelfth Judicial Circuit of Tennessee

September 2, 2014

The law school is proud to announce that alumnus, Justin Angel, was elected and sworn in today as the Circuit Court Judge for the Twelfth Judicial Circuit of Tennessee making him first circuit court judge to be elected from Bledsoe … Continue reading

Alumnus Desmond Humphrey Discusses DUI Charges and Second Chances with Atlanta Legal Experts

September 2, 2014

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School alumnus, Desmond Humphrey and a panel of other legal professionals were interviewed by Atlanta Legal Experts Radio this morning to discuss driving under the influence (DUI) and the implications of being found guilty of a … Continue reading

AJMLS Alumna Discusses Personal Injury and Opening Her Own Firm in Radio Interview

August 20, 2014

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School alumna, Jennifer Gore-Cuthbert was recently interviewed on Atlanta Legal Experts Radio regarding personal injury law. Joined by Carol Allen, Amy Pierson, William Vincent, and Charlotte Merritt, Jennifer talked about making a name for herself fighting … Continue reading

AJMLS Alumna, Tannyka Bent, Tells the Daily Report How She Stays Grounded

July 16, 2014

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School alumna, Tannyka Bent says her many activities keep her grounded in a recent interview with the Daily Report. Bent is an artist, who recently donated one of her paintings to be auctioned at the Georgia … Continue reading

AJMLS Alumna Wins Unpaid Overtime Case, Featured in Daily Report

June 4, 2014

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School alumna, Amanda Farahany was featured in the Daily Report for the recent verdict handed down by an Atlanta judge  who awarded more than $173,000 to Farahany and Severin Roberts who won a $6,097 verdict for … Continue reading

AJMLS Alumnus Represents Plaintiff for Botched IV Test Injury

May 21, 2014

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School alumnus and Alumni Board member, Lawrence Schlachter, M.D., J.D., has garnered headline recognition in the Daily Report for a major trial win for a medical malpractice plaintiff.  According to the Daily Report, a Fulton County … Continue reading

Governor Nathan Deal Names AJMLS Alumna Solicitor General of Muscogee County

March 25, 2014

Governor Nathan Deal recently named Suzanne Goddard, Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School alumna, the new Solicitor General of Muscogee County. The vacancy was created by the appointment of the Hon. Benjamin Richardson as State Court judge of Muscogee County. Goddard’s … Continue reading

AJLMS Alumni Sworn into U.S. Supreme Court

December 23, 2013

On Monday, December 2, 2013, 7 AJMLS alumni and one professor were sworn into the U.S. Supreme Court.  The alumni that were sworn in include:  Alex Brown, Christopher Grubbs, Lisa Skinner, Alicia Mullice, Cameil Reddick, Lisa Guerra, Mark Zukowski, and … Continue reading