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TJSL Supervising Attorneys Attend PTO Seminar

April 13, 2018

Each year, the PTO holds a seminar where supervising attorneys in the clinics and students gather at the Alexandria, VA, PTO office just outside of Washington, DC. This year's seminar was attended...

Kath Rogers ’16 is the New Executive Director of NLG-LA

April 6, 2018

Kath Rogers ('16) has accepted a position as Executive Director of the National Lawyers Guild Los Angeles chapter. The National Lawyers Guild (NLG) is the nation’s oldest and largest progressive...

Professor Maurice Dyson Speaks at Major MLK Commemoration

April 5, 2018

Professor Maurice Dyson moderated a lively panel at the Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association MLK Commemoration Luncheon in San Diego. The 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s assassination was...

Congratulations to Steve Binder '84 for being named KPBS Community Hero

March 21, 2018

Deputy Public Defender Steve Binder '84, who co-founded a game-changing court program that helps homeless individuals get back on their feet and leave the streets, has been named a Community Hero...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Students' Efforts to Change the California State Seal Covered in Kansas City Paper

March 15, 2018

The efforts of Tamra Dicus (1L, in pink) and a group of Thomas Jefferson School of Law students to change the California State Seal were covered by The Call, a weekly newspaper in Kansas City,...

Professor Meera E. Deo has been selected as the new Director of the Law School Survey of Student Engagement

March 14, 2018

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Meera E. Deo, J.D., Ph.D. has been selected as the new Director of the Law School Survey of Student Engagement (LSSSE), effective January 1, 2018. She...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Students and Professor Maurice Dyson speak at the National Action Network House of Justice

March 12, 2018

On Tuesday, March 6, 2018, students at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law were invited to join Professor of Law Maurice Dyson at the National Action Network House of Justice at the Ebenezer...

Sherrexcia ‘Rexy’ Rolle '14 is the VP of Operations and General Counsel for Western Air

February 27, 2018

Sherrexcia ‘Rexy’ Rolle, a Thomas Jefferson School of Law 2014 alumna, is the Vice President of Operations and General Counsel for Western Air, a Bahamas-based black-owned aviation business. Read...

Stefano L. Molea '11 Aims to Expand Law Firm as New Partner

February 26, 2018

The Law Office of David P. Shapiro, a criminal defense law firm, welcomed Thomas Jefferson 2011 alumnus Stefano L. Molea as a partner at the beginning of the year.  Prior to becoming a partner,...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Dyson gave address during National Action Network's "Revival of the Movement"

February 23, 2018

It was a rousing, inspirational evening at the Jacobs Center on Euclid Avenue to celebrate the National Action Network's "Revival of the Movement." On the 50th anniversary of Dr. King's death,...