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Professor Bryan Wildenthal’s Law Review Article Cited by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Gorsuch

February 20, 2019

Professor Emeritus Bryan H. Wildenthal has added another accolade to his roster of scholarly accomplishments. In a concurrence filed on Wednesday, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch cited a...

Professor Deo Releases Landmark Book on Legal Education

February 12, 2019

Meera E Deo has released her book, Unequal Profession: Race and Gender in Legal Academia. Published this month by Stanford University Press, the book details intersectional...

Professor Lilys McCoy Featured on the Cover of San Diego Lawyer Magazine

February 12, 2019

Thomas Jefferson Professor Lilys McCoy is featured on the cover of San Diego Lawyer, which is the magazine of the San Diego County Bar Association (SDCBA). The issue’s cover story is a profile of...

TJSL Students Tyler Barclay, Zedric Dalisay, and Christine Lopez Receive Scholarship Awards

February 11, 2019

Three Thomas Jefferson of Law students received scholarship awards at the annual Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego (PALSD) and Filipino American Lawyers of San Diego (FALSD) dinner.  The dinner was...

Miguel Pineda (JD/MBA ’19) selected for elite Equal Justice Works Fellowship

February 8, 2019

Miguel Pineda (JD/MBA ’19) selected for elite Equal Justice Works Fellowship

Joint JD/MBA candidate Miguel Pineda, who will graduate in May 2019, has...

TJSL Center for Sports Law & Policy to Host The Eighth Annual National Sports Law Negotiation Competition

December 10, 2018

The Eighth Annual National Sports Law Negotiation Competition, created and hosted each year by the Center for Sports Law & Policy at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, will be held on March 29-31...

Governor Jerry Brown Appoints Alumna Laura Miller (’93) to Superior Court Judgeship

December 10, 2018

Congratulations are due alumna Laura Miller (’93), who on Friday, December 7th was appointed by California Governor Jerry Brown to a judgeship in the San Diego County Superior Court. A...

Professor Lilys McCoy Sworn in as President of San Diego County Bar Association

December 7, 2018

On Thursday, December 6, TJSL Professor Lilys McCoy was sworn in as President of the San Diego County Bar Association at the Association’s Stepping Up to the Bar event at the New Children’s Museum...

Thomas Jefferson Alumni Realize Their Dreams of Becoming Attorneys

December 7, 2018

The State Bar of California swore in its newest group of attorneys on December 5, 2018, at the Marriot Marquis.  Presiding Justice Judith McConnell officiated the ceremony, which included her...

Register for TJSL’s 19th Annual Women and the Law Conference

December 6, 2018

Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s 19th Annual Women and the Law Conference, The Way Forward: Gender, LGBTQIA Rights, and Religious Liberties, will be held from 12:30 – 5...