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Concussion Litigation

TJSL Professors Present at Concussion Litigation Seminar

May 21, 2013

Professors Joy Delman and Rod Smith discussed the legal and economic impact of concussion litigation for players, sports leagues, and uniform equipment manufacturers at a brown bag MCLE event on “...


TJSL Students to Intern at ICTY in The Hague, Netherlands

May 21, 2013

Two TJSL students, Amelia Mattis and Brad Sorrentino, both 3Ls, are interning in The Hague, Netherlands this summer at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY)....

May 2013 Graduation

TJSL's Spring 2013 Class is Diverse and Motivated to Succeed

May 20, 2013

Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Spring Commencement on May 18 featured one of the most diverse group of graduates in the school’s proud history.

The ceremony, at Copley...

President Eric Ganci ‘08

TJSL’s Alumni Association Board Welcomes New Officers

May 17, 2013

Members of the Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumni Association congratulate outgoing President, Renee Galente ‘08 for a job “well done” and welcome President Eric Ganci ‘08, and Vice Presidents...

Brittany Walker (3L)

Brittany Walker (3L) to Intern in Arlington, VA

May 17, 2013

By Maysa Eissa, Esq., Associate Director of Career Services Brittany Walker (3L) has secured a coveted position as the sole legal intern with Americans for Prosperity, a non-profit...

Valedictorian Walter Araujo

Valedictorian Walter Araujo Reflects on His Time at TJSL

May 16, 2013

May 2013 Valedictorian Walter Araujo looks back with pride at his time spent at Thomas Jefferson School of Law. And that’s not surprising when you consider his many achievements as a student,...

Eric Bernsen

Former Navy Pilot Eric Bernsen '12 Lands Position with Knobbe Martens

May 15, 2013

Eric Bernsen ’12 has accepted a position as patent counsel with Knobbe Martens, one of the top intellectual property law firms in the nation.

“I am simply stoked to be at...

Katie Smith (2L)

TJSL Student Katie Smith (2L) to Intern with Local Bankruptcy Judge

May 15, 2013

Katie Smith (2L) will be interning this summer with Chief Judge Laura Taylor, a 9th District Bankruptcy Judge in San Diego.  

"I am very excited about this position," said Smith. “At this...

Jacqulyn Lewis Mintz Levin

Top Law Firm Mintz Levin Selects Jacqulyn Lewis (1L) for Internship

May 14, 2013

Jacqulyn Lewis (1L) has been selected as a Fellow for the San Diego County Bar Association and will be working this summer at Mintz Levin, which is one of the top firms in the country. ...

Jennifer Pua Uyehara (1L)

TJSL Student to Intern with the Hawaii Attorney General

May 14, 2013

By Maysa Eissa, Esq., Associate Director of Career Services Jennifer Pua Uyehara (1L) will join the Department of the Attorney General in Honolulu, Hawaii as a legal intern this summer...