COLIN MARINOVICH received his Bachelor of Science in business management from Farmingdale State College where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was a member of three separate honor societies. Mr. Marinovich later received his Juris Doctorate from St. John’s School of Law in June of 2021.
After completing his undergraduate studies, Mr. Marinovich accepted the Alumni Scholarship from St. John’s University School of Law. Here, Colin focused on, and excelled in, all things litigation. Earning a nod on the Dean’s list for his exemplary work inside of the classroom, finishing top of his class and earning Dean’s Award of Excellence in trial advocacy, as well as deposition practice. Mr. Marinovich also earned awards in mock trial competitions such as Best Cross Examination in the School’s largest Internal Criminal Competition.
While Mr. Marinovich focused on his academics, he also felt it important to contribute to his community. In his final year of law school, he participated in the Pro Bono Scholars Program. In this program, Mr. Marinovich worked full time with the Queens Legal Aid Society as a Student Public Defender, representing indigent Defendants charged with misdemeanor crimes. Outside of this program, he was a two-time Public Interest Fellow and was awarded the St. John’s Public Service Award for his outstanding work in the community, eclipsing over 1200 volunteer hours over his three years in law school.