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TJSL Donates Books to Crawford High School

September 3, 2010

A couple of truckloads of law books were loaded up in front of TJSL’s library on Thursday morning September 2, to be taken over to San Diego’s Crawford High School.

The books are all...

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TJSL Gets Orchid Award Nomination

September 1, 2010

Thomas Jefferson School of Law has been nominated for the San Diego Architectural Foundation's Orchid award in SDAF's annual "Orchids and Onions Awards."

Our new Downtown Campus has...

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Student Organization Day

August 31, 2010

What a rush!

Our student organizations are the lifeblood of the experience here at TJSL and the organization fair attracted a large crowd. Student Bar Association president Jeremy...

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New TJSL Website Launched

August 20, 2010

This is our brand new Thomas Jefferson School of Law website – designed to better showcase our law school and help you to get to know us and everything we offer.

We are all very excited...

Dr. Mark Dundee '88

TJSL Alum to State Commission

August 13, 2010

Dr. Mark Wayne Dundee, TJSL '88 has been appointed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to the California Law Revision Commission.

The commission reviews California law and assists the...


Faculty SSRN Scholarship Downloads Rise

August 13, 2010

The Social Science Research Network's (SSRN) newest survey proves that the TJSL faculty's legal scholarship continues to be among the most downloaded in the nation and in California.


Dean Eric Mitnick

Dean Mitnick Among San Diego's Top Attorneys

August 13, 2010

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Associate Dean Eric Mitnick has been named as one of San Diego’s...

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Welcome Class of 2013

August 12, 2010

The odyssey of law school began with orientation for Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Class of 2013 on Thursday morning, August 12.

“You all bring with you your hopes, dreams, fears and...

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New Law Review

August 4, 2010

The Thomas Jefferson Law Review issue for Spring 2010 (Volume 32, Number 2) has been published and is now available on stands around the campus.

The lead article, by Professor Clay...

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TJSL at Stand Down Event

August 4, 2010

3L Dan Hall stood before Superior Court Commissioner Adam Wertheimer, where Family Court was in session Friday July 16, on the handball court at San Diego High School - the site of the 23rd Annual...