|EDUCATION||Kennesaw State University
Mercer University School of Law, JD
|BAR MEMBERSHIPS||State of Georgia, 2023|
|PRACTICE AREAS||Civil Litigation
Civil & Commercial Litigation
Marilyn joined MIJS in August 2023 as an Associate Attorney in the firm’s Civil and Commercial Litigation department. She moved to Marietta, Georgia, from Panama City, Florida, during high school and went on to receive her Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from Kennesaw State University in 2018.
She was admitted to the State Bar of Georgia in October 2023 after receiving her Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, from Mercer University School of Law in May 2023. During law school, she received the Faculty Award for Outstanding Achievement in Legal Writing, was a member of the Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society, and received a CALI award for Managing Law Practice. Marilyn also spent her last semester as a legal extern in the Corporate Counsel Program with The Home Depot. During the summers, she interned with a remote Employment Law firm in San Diego, California, and rotated through several practice areas as a summer associate at MIJS.
Marilyn currently resides in Kennesaw with her husband, Jacob, and their two cats, Toast and Ghost. Marilyn enjoys spending time with friends, trying new restaurants, traveling, playing trivia, going to the gym, and cheering on the Atlanta Falcons/Braves.