Marissa A. Dunn

Associate

Atlanta, GA
D 770.818.4243
[email protected].com

Education

Bachelor of Science, Honors (B.S.,H.) Berry College (magna cum laude)

Juris Doctor (J.D.) Stetson University College of Law (cum laude)

Overview

Marissa Dunn is an Associate at Freeman, Mathis and Gary, LLP Atlanta office. Ms. Dunn is Gwinnett native. She attended Berry College (Rome, Georgia) and graduated cum laude from Stetson University College of Law (Tampa Bay, FL) in 2017.

While at Stetson, she was a fierce competitor on the Moot Court team, winning numerous first, second, and third place oral and written advocacy titles against 180 competing schools in the New York City Bar National Moot Court Competition. She was also involved in the Honors Program and volunteered as a child advocate for children in DFCS custody.  She also interned for Honorable Susan C. Bucklew (a federal judge) and with an Atlanta area prosecutor’s office, trying five criminal cases as lead prosecutor while a law student.  Upon graduation, Marissa was selected and inaugurated into the Order of Barristers, the top advocacy honor which is bestowed upon a limited selection of graduating law students and practicing lawyers who demonstrate exceptional skill in trial advocacy, oral advocacy, and brief writing. 

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Bar Admissions

Georgia

Affiliations

Peachtree Society (Program Graduate, class of 2019)
Tomorrow’s Leaders, (member, Councilmember)
Order of Barristers

Awards and Recognition

• Order of Barristers Member
• Michael P. Allen Award for Excellence and Professionalism
• Judge Victor O. Wehle Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy
• William F. Blews Pro Bono Service Award
• Highest Grade Designation (“book award”): Federal Civil Procedure
• Highest Grade Designation (“book award”): Trial Advocacy
• Highest Grade Designation (“book award”): Media Law
• 2019 “Peachtree Society Honoree” outstanding young professional in Atlanta