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Najmah Brown

TJSL Graduate Najmah Brown '13 Working with Al Jazeera America Network

May 31, 2013

New graduate Najmah Brown has accepted a position as Business and Legal Affairs Administrator at the Al Jazeera America network in Los Angeles.

“When I was offered the position, a...

TJSL Alumni

TJSL Alumni Stand Up for their Law School: "Enough is Enough"

May 30, 2013

The following Op-Ed piece by TJSL Alumni Appears in the May 30, 2013 edition of the Los Angeles Daily Journal's Perspective Section:

Sometimes a media narrative takes off...

2013 Class Gift

2013 Class Gift Is On Display

May 30, 2013

A vibrant art piece has been added to the walls of the 5th floor. TJSL's Class of 2013's Class Gift is now the third art piece displayed in the hallway next to the student lounge....


Community Lawyers, Inc. and TJSL Team up for Summer Program

May 30, 2013

What kind of lawyer do you want to be?

That’s a question the students who have joined the CLI-TJSL Summer Internship Program are hoping to answer.

CLI is Community Lawyers, Inc., a...

China Program Blog

TJSL’s China Study Abroad Program Ends on a High Note

May 29, 2013

Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Summer Study Abroad Program in Hangzhou, China is now in its eighth year and is as rewarding as ever for the students who attend and the professors who...

Bryanna Drescher '13

Bryanna Drescher '13 Will Work at Sacramento County District Attorney's Office

May 28, 2013

By Maysa Eissa, Esq., Associate Director of Career Services, Adjunct Professor Bryanna Drescher a May 2013 grad has secured a coveted position with the Sacramento County District...

Jesse Allen

Jesse Allen, May 2013, Secures Litigation Position with Vista Firm

May 24, 2013

By Randolph C. Reliford Esq., Associate Director of Career Services

May graduate Jesse Allen has received and accepted an offer to be a post-bar law clerk and later an...

John Anwesen will Intern with Sempra Energy

John Anwesen (2L) Has Diversity Internship with Sempra Energy

May 23, 2013

By Randolph C. Reliford Esq., Associate Director of Career Services Rising second-year law student John Anwesen will be working as a Legal Intern at the Office of the General...

La Raza Bar Stipends

TJSL Alumni, Student Receive La Raza Bar Stipends

May 23, 2013

Two Thomas Jefferson School of Law May graduates and one current student are recipients of the 2013 San Diego La Raza Scholarship Fund Bar Stipends.

Stacey Zapanta ’13...

Lucy Arnold

New Graduate Lucy Arnold Finds Dream Job with Top Firm

May 22, 2013

By Maysa Eissa, Esq. Associate Director of Career Services  

Lucy Arnold a May 2013 grad will begin her legal career with the San Diego office of Duane Morris LLP. Duane Morris...