John Marshall Law School Foundation

The John Marshall Law School Foundation, Inc. is a Section 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. All contributions to the Foundation are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Foundation Funds

The Alumni and Donor Scholarship

Established in 2021, The Alumni and Donor Scholarship was created through the generosity of an anonymous donor, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends of the law school. The purpose of the scholarship is to support incoming students who demonstrate academic success and a need for significant financial aid. The Application period is open between June –August. *For more information about this scholarship please email Wendy Aina, waina@johnmarshall.edu

John Marshall Law School Foundation

The mission and purposes of the John Marshall Law School Foundation, Inc. are to provide financial support, by means of funded scholarships and fundraising activities, to law students attending Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, who come from disadvantaged backgrounds or underserved communities, and who show promise of succeeding in law school and who otherwise would not have the financial means to fulfill their educational goals.

The Foundation was formed to support the efforts of the Law School in achieving its goals, and seeks to further the mission of the Law School by assisting the Law School in funding scholarships to qualified students based upon financial need to help fulfill their educational goals of becoming practicing attorneys.

Merchant & Gould Scholarship

Merchant & Gould P.C., a national intellectual property law firm with clients in the Southeast region, is proud to sponsor a scholarship for Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School students seeking a career in intellectual property law and coming from diverse backgrounds. In addition to providing financial support, the firm wants to create opportunities and experiences for the next generation of IP attorneys. A cash gift of $5,000 merit aid shall be awarded for the law schools’ student(s) selection per year. The scholarship will be awarded in the spring of each year. For more information about this scholarship please email Wendy Aina, waina@johnmarshall.edu.

S. Bradley Houck Memorial Scholarship

S. Bradley Houck was born and raised in a small coal-mining town in Mullens, West Virginia. He attended Marshall University and graduated with honors in 1993 earning a BA degree in Criminal Justice. Brad attended Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School in Atlanta, Georgia graduating with the highest honor and Valedictorian of his class in 1997. After law school, Brad worked with attorneys, Tommy Malone, and Adam Malone, handling catastrophic personal injury cases, and serving as second chair at trial for both Malones. After starting his law firm in 2003, Brad served as lead counsel in dozens of cases involving personal injury and medical malpractice. Brad is survived by his lovely wife and two children.

Established in 2021, the S. Bradley Houck Memorial Scholarship was created by Adam Malone, Class of 1999, with support from Senetha Houck, and Wes Jordan, Class of 1997. This scholarship was created to honor S. Bradley Houck, Valedictorian of the Class of 1997, and continue his legacy of excellence in academics and service to the community.

This scholarship will benefit many AJMLS students. For more information about this scholarship please email Wendy Aina, waina@johnmarshall.edu.

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