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Thomas Jefferson School of Law Students' Efforts to Change the California State Seal

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 ...

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,...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Hosts 18th Annual Women and the Law Conference: Her Place at the Bargaining Table

February 20, 2018

On February 9th, Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosted the 18th Annual Women and the Law Conference. This year's theme was entitled, "Her Place at the Bargaining Table: Gender, Negotiation and ‘...

Thomas Jefferson Faculty Speaking at Venues Across the Country and Abroad

February 15, 2018

This spring, members of the Thomas Jefferson School of Law faculty are speaking at venues across the country and even abroad. “We don’t often stop to think about the incredible brain trust...

International Students Participate in Thomas Jefferson School of Law's Legal English Program

February 13, 2018

Last month, Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosted thirty law students and lawyers from Brazil for its Legal English Program. 

The Thomas Jefferson School of Law Legal English Program is a...