PeopleMarsha Cotton
Marsha Cotton

Marsha Cotton

PeopleMarsha Cotton

  • Arizona State University, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law (J.D.)
    • Dean's Award
    • William H. Pedrick Scholar 
    • Associate Editor, Sports and Entertainment Law Journal 
  • The University of Oklahoma, (M.Ed.)
  • Southern Nazarene University (B.S., magna cum laude)
    • 2013 NCCAA Women’s Basketball National Championship Team 

  • National Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association, Phoenix Chapter
  • Arizona Black Bar
  • Arizona Women Lawyers Association

  • Snell & Wilmer Pro Bono Award (2024)
  • The Best Lawyers in America®: Ones to Watch, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Governance and Compliance Law (2024)
  • Arizona Bar Foundation Top Pro Bono Attorney of the Year (2022)
  • Community Legal Services Volunteer Lawyer’s Program Remote Service Team Member of the Year (2021)

  • William E. Morris Institute for Justice
    • Board of Directors (2024-Present)
  • Dress for Success Phoenix
    • Volunteer (2018-Present)
  • U.S. Young African Leadership Initiative Mandela Washington Fellowship
    • Volunteer Mentor (2019-Present)

  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, Judicial Law Clerk
  • Arizona Court of Appeals, Division I, Judicial Law Clerk
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Arizona, Judicial Extern
  • Quarles & Brady, LLP, Legal Writing Intern
  • Arizona State University Office of General Counsel, Extern

  • Arizona

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona