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Thomas Jefferson School of Law Research Fellow & Adjunct Professor of Climate Law and Policy Kath Rogers '16 interviewed in San Diego Union Tribune story

November 14, 2017

Arrests of homeless people in downtown San Diego have spiked in recent months as the city tries to fight a deadly hepatitis A outbreak, and there’s no sign things will change with the planned...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives Aaron Schwabach's latest article published in "The Recorder"

November 13, 2017

Twenty years ago the Fourth Circuit decided Zeran v. America Online, a decision which, on the positive side, made possible the internet we have today. On the negative side… it made...

Thomas Jefferson School Celebrates Service Milestones for Faculty and Staff

November 10, 2017

On November 10th, Thomas Jefferson School of Law celebrated the service milestones of seventeen staff and faculty. The annual employee service awards are given to staff and faculty who served for...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Emerita Julie Greenberg Delivers Annual John F. Crigler, Jr. Lecture

November 10, 2017

On October 4, 2017, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Emerita, Julie Greenberg, delivered the 2017 annual John F. Crigler Lecture at Boston Children's Hospital .  Professor Greenberg was...

Congratulations to Jennifer Carroll Foy '10 on winning her election to become a member of the Virginia House of Delegates

November 9, 2017

Democrat Jennifer Carroll Foy won her June primary by just 12 votes; now, she’s headed to Richmond.

Foy, a public defender in Arlington County, is the new delegate for Virginia’s 2nd...

Former Alumni Association President Jeremy Evans '11 article published in the latest edition of ABA's Entertainment and Sports Lawyer

November 9, 2017

Let us be honest — sports are always fun to talk about, on and off the field of play. There is a reason why it is a multi-billion dollar industry. When it comes to the places where the sports are...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Holds Speed Networking Event and Reception

November 8, 2017

On October 26, students and attorneys gathered together on the 3rd floor for a Speed Networking Event and Reception hosted by Thomas Jefferson School of Law's Career Services and co-sponsored by...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law & Policy Director Alex Kreit's chapter on Marijuana Legalization appears in Four-Volume Report on Reforming Criminal Justice

November 2, 2017

Reforming Criminal Justice is a four-volume report meant to enlighten reform efforts in the United States with the research and analysis of leading academics. Broken down into individual...

Congratulations to Conor Leedom '15 on joining Axley Brynelson, LLP as their new associate attorney

November 1, 2017

Axley is pleased to announce the addition of Attorney Conor Leedom to its Waukesha office. Attorney Leedom focuses his practice on contract negotiations; business organization and formation;...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Director of Career Services Jeffrey Chinn's column featured in SDCBA's latest edition of "For the Record"

October 26, 2017

“Tell me, who are you? … 'Cause I really wanna know”  Do you often hear the following phrases at offices, social mixers, meetings, and dinners? “What was your name again?” “I’m terrible at...