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Judicial Mixer

Judicial Mixer a Great Success

October 22, 2010

“This is a great event, I love it,” said Superior Court Judge Patricia Garcia as she walked in to the TJSL Alumni Association Judicial Officers Mixer held on October 21 in the Law Library...

Prop 19

Prop 19 Marijuana Debate Stirs Big Interest

October 21, 2010

“If Proposition 19 passes, we won’t have marijuana stores on every corner,” said Danesh Tandon, one of the panelists in favor of the ballot measure that would legalize marijuana in California if...

Mock Trial Team Members

TJSL Mock Trial Team Has a Strong Performance

October 18, 2010

Inspiration and Motivation: The TJSL Mock Trial Team tied for third place at this weekend’s SDDL (San Diego Defense Lawyers) Competition.

By Vako Artinian, 2L, TJSL Mock Trial Team...

Professor Cohn elected to SALT Board of Governors

Professor Cohn Elected to SALT Board of Governors

October 14, 2010

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Marjorie Cohn has been elected to the Board of Governors of the Society of American Law Teachers (SALT).

"The Society of American Law Teachers...

DUI Seminar

Anatomy of a DUI Case

October 13, 2010

By Martin Stratte 2L

Thomas Jefferson School of Law students got the opportunity to learn the how-to’s of DUI representation from practicing attorneys at a seminar on Tuesday...

La Raza Event

Who Disciplines Lawyers?

October 11, 2010

“It sounds scary, but it’s comforting too,” said 3L Erica Gonzalez, after she attended “Who Disciplines Attorneys” at TJSL, an event presented by La Raza Students Association on Monday,...


Professor Bisom-Rapp Becomes Faculty Affiliate of UCSD Center

October 8, 2010

Professor Susan Bisom-Rapp has accepted an invitation to become a Faculty Affiliate of the University of California - San Diego's Center for Research on Gender in the Professions.


ADR Team Competition

ADR Team Excels

October 4, 2010

The TJSL Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) team of Katie Tooma and Vikram Monder, coached by Trisha Bryniczka and Andrea Rodriguez,  placed third in this weekend's First Annual Entertainment...

New Building

Downtown Campus Comes to Life

September 24, 2010

From Renderings to Reality!

The artist's renderings of the new Thomas Jefferson School of Law Downtown Campus are coming to life.

The latest...

FIT Membership

TJSL Dean Announces Fitness Club Membership for All

September 22, 2010

“With the relocation of the School to the East Village area and consistent with the desire to create a healthy life style and environment for members of the Thomas Jefferson School of Law...