2015 Archive - Faculty News

Elizabeth Knowles ‘12 Executive Dir. of the ABA Immigration Justice Project

“We help thousands of immigrants by pairing them with pro bono attorneys and providing know-your-rights presentations, and we also expend a...
By | February 26, 2015

Moot Court Members to Attend Prestigious Moot Court Competition

By Mahsa Kashkooly 2L On February 27, Moot Court team members Edith Polanco, Elizabeth Atkins, Daven Ghandi, Rachel Travis, and Danielle...
By | February 26, 2015

LSRJ Speaker Gives Perspectives on Choice

On Tuesday, February 10, 2015, the Law Students for Reproductive Justice (LSRJ) hosted an annual discussion “Pro-Faith, Pro-Choice!” This...
By | February 23, 2015

Orgs Provide Forum to Examine Dynamics Between Law Enforcement & Community

By Lilia Rodriguez 2L, BLSA and La Raza member In light of Black History Month and the growing national concern about the nature of law...
By | February 23, 2015

TJSL Hosts ABA Affordable Housing and Community Development Law Forum

On Thursday, February 12, 2015, the TJSL Community Economic Development Clinic, Career Services, and the ABA Forum on Affordable Housing...
By | February 20, 2015

Shannon Laoye 3L Nominated for Burton Award

Shannon L. Laoye 3L is the 2015 TJSL nominee for the prestigious Burton Award. On June 15, 2015, the Burton Awards will host its 16th...
By | February 17, 2015

Applications Being Accepted for TJSL Bar Study Scholarship

The Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to announce the second installment of the TJSL Bar Study Scholarship that provides financial...
By | February 17, 2015

Alumni Honored by the Filipino Asian Lawyers of SD & the Pan Asian Lawyers of SD

On January 31, 2015, the Filipino Asian Lawyers of San Diego (FALSD) and the Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego (PALSD) held their annual joint...
By | February 17, 2015

TJSL National Trial Team Advances to Championship Round in Regional Tournament

By Ashley Salas 3L Every year, the Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA) hosts the National Trial Competition, consisting of 14 regional...
By | February 17, 2015

WLC 2015: Women and the Criminal Justice System

Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Women and the Law Conference 2015 will be held at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law in rooms 323 and 325...
By | February 12, 2015