Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s extensive array of electives allows students to design a course of legal studies tailored to their own interests.


Adjudicatory Criminal Procedure

Administrative Appeals

Administrative Law

ADR in the Criminal Context

ADR Society

Advanced Civil Discovery Practice in California

Advanced Legal Research

Advanced Mediation

Advanced Negotiation & Drafting in Sports

Advanced Property Seminar

Advanced Trial Advocacy

American Indian Law

American Legal History

Anti-Trust Law & Trade Regulation


Art & Entertainment Law Project Fieldwork


Business & Tax Planning

Business Planning

California Civil Procedure

California Evidence

California Legal Research

California Pre-Trial Preparation

Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Law & Practice

Client Interviewing & Counseling

Comics & the Law

Community Economic Development Fieldwork

Community Property

Comparative Criminal Procedure through Film

Contracts Drafting

Controlled Substances Law

Copyright Law

Corporate & Technology Law Seminar

Corporate & Technology Law Externship

Counseling Across Cultures

Counseling Athletes & Actors

Criminal Appeals

Criminal Law Topics in Depth: The Crime of Rape

Criminal Motion Practice

Critical Race Theory

Cyber Law

Death Penalty Seminar

Deposition Practice

Directed Study

Employment Discrimination

Employment Law

Entertainment Law

Entertainment Law Transactions

Environmental Law

Family Law

Federal Courts & Jurisdiction

Federal Criminal Practice

Federal Criminal Procedure & Advocacy

Federal Estate & Gift Taxation

Federal Income Taxation

Federal Legal Research

Free & Low  Cost Legal Research

Global Justice, Self-Determination & the Law

Global Workplace Law

Health Care Liability

Immigration Law

Immigration Removal Defense Fieldwork

Immigration Removal Defense Seminar

Incarceration & Reentry

Information Privacy Law

Intellectual Property Practicum

Intensive Negotiation Workshop

Intensive Written Advocacy

International Bioethics

International Business Transactions

International Human Rights Law

International Human Rights, Sex Trafficking & Child Soldiers

International Investment Law & Arbitration

International Law

International Law & the Humanities

International Sports Law

International Taxation

International Trade & Developing Countries

International Trade & the World Trade Organization

Intra School Moot Court Competition

Introduction to Criminal Trial Practice

Introduction to Intellectual Property

Introduction to IP Practice

Introduction to Mediation

Introduction to Native American Rights

Introduction to Open Source Software

Introduction to Sports Law

IP Research Project – Part I and II

Jessup Moot Court Seminar

Judicial Externship

Labor Law

Land Use Planning

Law & Economics

Law & Literature

Law & Psychology

Law & Religion:  Constitutional Litigation Practice

Law & Society

Law of Amateur Sports

Law of Probation & Parole

Law Practice Management

Law, Equality & Educational Institutions

Legal Foundations

Legal Principles

Legal Synthesis I

Legal Synthesis II

Mandarin Chinese for Lawyers

Mastering the Performance Test

Mediation Ethics

Mediation Immersion Program

Military Justice

Modern Labor Law in the Public & Private Sector

Music Law

Negotiating & Drafting Sports Contracts

Negotiation Theory & Skills

Oral Argument of Criminal Motions

Patent Clinic Fieldwork

Patent Clinic Seminar

Patent Law

Peer Mediation

Pre-Bar Fundamentals

Pre-Trial Preparation

Professional Sports Law

Professional Sports Law & the Use of Analytics

Public Interest Lawyering

Representing Clients in Mediation

Scholarly Legal Writing

Securities Regulation

Small Business Clinic Seminar

Solo Practice Concentration

Sports Law Externship

Street Law

Supreme Court Appellate Advocacy

Taxation of Business Organizations

The Supreme Court & Religious Liberty

Trademark & Unfair Competition Law

Trademark Law Clinic Fieldwork

Trademark Law Clinic Seminar

Transportation Law

Trial Practice

Veteran’s Legal Assistance Clinic

Veteran’s Legal Assistance Clinic Fieldwork

Vice Crime

Water Law

Wills & Trusts