Teaching the Law

The Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School faculty combines excellent academic credentials with years of practical experience. Hailing from some of the world’s leading institutions: Boston College, University of Chicago, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Duke, Emory, Georgetown University Law Center, The George Washington University National Law Center, University of Georgia School of Law, the London School of Economics, Michigan, University of North Carolina School of Law, Northwestern University School of Law, Princeton, Spelman, University of Texas, Union College, University of Virginia School of Law, Washington and Lee University School of Law, Washington University School of Law, and Wisconsin. Our full-time faculty have taught over 260 combined years at the Law School.

From the United States Supreme Court to the Federal States of Micronesia Supreme Court, the Atlanta’s John Marshall faculty can teach from their personal courtroom experience. The United States Supreme Court has cited the work of two faculty members, and judges all around the country rely on the scholarship published by the Atlanta’s John Marshall faculty. From King & Spalding and Troutman Sanders to the Georgia Pacific Corporation and Kimberly-Clark Corporation, the Atlanta’s John Marshall faculty teach from their firm and business experience.

The Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School faculty have also given back to the community serving in positions of leadership such as President of the Board of Directors for the National Juvenile Defender Center, Chairperson of the Leadership Council of The National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care, Board Member of Federal Defenders, Inc., Board Member of ACLU of Georgia, Board Member of Georgia Association of Women Lawyers Foundation, Board Member of Atlanta Bar Association Business and Finance Law Section, Board Member of CLEO, Vice-Chairperson of the Institute of Continuing Legal Education Board of Trustees, Chairperson of State Bar of Georgia Criminal Law Section, President of Gideon’s Promise, presidential appointee to U.S. Department of Justice as Assistant Deputy Attorney General for Civil Rights, and mayor of the city of Decatur.

Subject of an award-winning HBO documentary and leader of a TedX Talk, the Atlanta’s John Marshall faculty are teaching in and outside the building.

Quoted in the New York Times, CNN International, Fox Business Channel, National Public Radio, Huffington Post, and others, the Atlanta’s John Marshall faculty and their expertise are recognized internationally.

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