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Moot Courters Participate in the Giles Sutherland Memorial Competition

March 25, 2015

By Mahsa Kashkooly, 2L, Moot Court Social Chair

On March 12th-15th, Pamela Rivera and Sean Russell competed in the Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition...

Professor Bisom-Rapp Attends Marco Biagi Conference at the University of Modena

March 24, 2015

Professor Susan Bisom-Rapp spent the third week of March in Modena, Italy, where every year since 2003, the Marco Biagi Foundation (MBF) at the University of Modena has hosted an international...

The SBA Plans To Hit A Home Run At This Year’s Barristers Ball

March 18, 2015

Grab your best evening wear and get ready for this year’s Barristers Ball being held at Petco Park on Saturday, March 28 beginning at 6 p.m.


Cyberlaw Field Trip to Los Angeles

March 18, 2015

For the past three years, Professor Aaron Ghirardelli has taken students on a Cyberlaw field trip to leading intellectual property intensive companies. On this year’s trip, the students visited...

Moot Court Members to Compete in NAAC Competition in Seattle, WA

March 6, 2015

By Mahsa Kashkooly, 2L, Moot Court Social Chair

Moot Court members Shahin Shahrostambeik, Chelsea Grover, Devin Mirchi, Taelor Cole, Marisol Gonzalez, and Ricardo...

ADR Society Competes at Regional Representation in Mediation Competition

March 4, 2015

On the weekend of February 28, TJSL sent two very well-prepared teams to compete in the Regional Representation in Mediation Competition held at the University of LaVerne College of Law. The ADR...

Washington Alumni Welcome Dean Guernsey at D.C. Reception

February 27, 2015

The 201 Bar on Capitol Hill was the place to be on the evening of Thursday, February 19 if you were a Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumni because that is where TJSL grads gathered for the...

Renee Galente ‘08 Finds Success On Her Own Terms

February 26, 2015

After several years honing her skills at a premiere plaintiffs’ Civil Litigation firm in San Diego, alumna Renee Galente ‘08 joined her husband Eric Ganci ‘08, who she met while in law school to...

Elizabeth Knowles ‘12 Executive Dir. of the ABA Immigration Justice Project

February 26, 2015

“We help thousands of immigrants by pairing them with pro bono attorneys and providing know-your-rights presentations, and we also expend a significant amount of resources to training new lawyers...

Moot Court Members to Attend Prestigious Moot Court Competition

February 26, 2015

By Mahsa Kashkooly 2L

On February 27, Moot Court team members Edith Polanco, Elizabeth Atkins, Daven Ghandi, Rachel Travis, and Danielle Tailleart will travel to...