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“John Marshall’s externship program offers quality field placements that develop professional and practical skills while ensuring  successful and meaningful on-the-job performance.” Paul Nam, Graduate (’12)


John Marshall Ranked 4th Most Diverse Law School by National Jurist

November 7, 2014

Providing a diverse learning environment for students is important to the faculty and administration at Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School. While this diversity enriches the academic environment, it also challenges the law school to meet the educational needs of students, … Continue reading

The National Jurist Names AJMLS Among the Best Law Schools for Practical Training

March 20, 2014

In the March 2014 issue of The National Jurist, the magazine names the law schools with the most comprehensive experiential learning offerings. By analyzing the information each school provided to the American Bar Association in December, the magazine was able … Continue reading

AJMLS Ranked No. 24 of Top Law Schools for Externships by PreLaw Magazine

September 10, 2013

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School was ranked one of the nation’s top law schools for externships by PreLaw Magazine in their most recent issue. The Back to School edition includes a two-page spread of the top law schools for externship … Continue reading

AJMLS Ranked No. 13 of Top 50 Most Diverse Law Schools

November 30, 2012

The National Jurist recently ranked every ABA-accredited law school in the nation to find the school with the most diverse student population. Their results landed Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School in the Top 20. The November 2012 issue of the … Continue reading

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School Announces Launch of New School Website

July 3, 2012

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School (AJMLS) – Georgia’s only fully ABA-accredited, independent law school – today launched the school’s new website. The website features bold colors, a clean uncluttered design and content to support AJMLS’s vision of providing both prospective … Continue reading

AJMLS Launches Online, Resident LL.M. Programs for Foreign-educated Attorneys

July 3, 2012

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School (AJMLS) today announced the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Council on Legal Education and Admissions  has acquiesced to its application to launch online and resident LL.M. programs for foreign-educated attorneys.  Classes begin Fall 2012.  These new … Continue reading

AJMLS Featured in Spring Issue of PreLaw Magazine

April 20, 2012

In the Spring 2012 issue of PreLaw Magazine, Dean Lynn was interviewed about the rapid expansion AJMLS has experienced in the last year. In addition to the physical-size of the school expanding with the construction of new classrooms and the Blackburn … Continue reading

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School Introduces Unprecedented Honors Program

January 24, 2012

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Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School Welcomes New Faculty

August 17, 2015

    Fall classes are officially underway and the law school is pleased to welcome its new and returning faculty.   New to Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School Derek Alphran, Adjunct Professor Judith Barger, Distinguished Teaching Professional Ronald Blasi, Adjunct … Continue reading

Former Chief Justice Norman Fletcher Mentions Professor Mears While Accepting Gideon’s Promise Award

May 21, 2015

Professor Michael Mears, a former public defender and leading expert on the death penalty in Georgia, was mentioned in high regard by former Chief Justice Norman Fletcher as he accepted the Gideon’s Promise Award from the Southern Center for Human … 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

Professor Jonathan Rapping Speaks at Bold Moves TEDx Talk

May 11, 2015

Professor Jonathan Rapping, Director of the Criminal Justice Honors Program and 2014 MacArthur Genius Fellow, spoke at the April 28, 2015 Bold Moves TEDx Atlanta talk. TEDx described the Bold Moves event on their website, What’s a bold move and why … Continue reading

Marc Reece Inducted into Southern Polytechnic State University Athletics Hall of Fame

April 20, 2015

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School congratulates Marc Reece, current College Relations Manager, who was recently inducted into the Southern Polytechnic State University’s Athletics Hall of Fame. The university created the first-ever Athletics Hall of Fame to celebrate the accomplishments of its greatest student-athletes, coaches, special contributors … Continue reading

Atlanta’s John Marshall to Offer International Business Transactions (IBT 810) Online Summer 2015

April 15, 2015

Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School is pleased to announce that Associate Dean for Scholarship and the John E. Ryan Professor of International Business & Workplace Law, Jeffrey A. Van Detta, will open his upper-division elective course– International Business Transactions (IBT 810) online … Continue reading

Professor Lisa Tripp Writes Opinion Piece on Euro Crisis for CNN

March 24, 2015

Professor Lisa Tripp’s expertise in Greece, the Eurozone and the U.S. healthcare system has led her to become a frequent guest and contributor to CNN. Tripp’s recent opinion piece, Greece the only villain in euro crisis? Don’t believe it!, is paraphrased below. … Continue reading