TJSL Alumni, Student Meet with ABA President
December 21, 2011
Thomas Jeffferson School of Law alumni and one student participated in a recent reception for ABA President Bill Robinson on December 19, hosted at DLA Piper.
The event was co-sponsored by the San Diego chapters of the Immigration Justice Project (IJP), La Raza Lawyers Association, Lawyers Club and the Federal Bar Association.
Alumni Lorena Slomanson ’03, Anna Romanskaya ’08, and Alyssa Ehrlich ’07 participated, along with Elizabeth Knowles 3L and former TJSL Career Services Associate and IJP Board member Dovie King.
The IJP is an ABA-sponsored program which provides pro bono legal services for those in immigration proceedings in San Diego. The IJP serves both detained and non-detained individuals, and recruits, trains and mentors volunteer attorneys and law students to represent clients.