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Sherrexcia ‘Rexy’ Rolle '14 is the VP of Operations and General Counsel for Western Air

February 27, 2018

Sherrexcia ‘Rexy’ Rolle, a Thomas Jefferson School of Law 2014 alumna, is the Vice President of Operations and General Counsel for Western Air, a Bahamas-based black-owned aviation business. Read...

Stefano L. Molea '11 Aims to Expand Law Firm as New Partner

February 26, 2018

The Law Office of David P. Shapiro, a criminal defense law firm, welcomed Thomas Jefferson 2011 alumnus Stefano L. Molea as a partner at the beginning of the year.  Prior to becoming a partner,...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Dyson gave address during National Action Network's "Revival of the Movement"

February 23, 2018

It was a rousing, inspirational evening at the Jacobs Center on Euclid Avenue to celebrate the National Action Network's "Revival of the Movement." On the 50th anniversary of Dr. King's death,...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Hosts 18th Annual Women and the Law Conference: Her Place at the Bargaining Table

February 20, 2018

On February 9th, Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosted the 18th Annual Women and the Law Conference. This year's theme was entitled, "Her Place at the Bargaining Table: Gender, Negotiation and ‘...

Thomas Jefferson Faculty Speaking at Venues Across the Country and Abroad

February 15, 2018

This spring, members of the Thomas Jefferson School of Law faculty are speaking at venues across the country and even abroad. “We don’t often stop to think about the incredible brain trust...

International Students Participate in Thomas Jefferson School of Law's Legal English Program

February 13, 2018

Last month, Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosted thirty law students and lawyers from Brazil for its Legal English Program. 

The Thomas Jefferson School of Law Legal English Program is a...

Professor Publishes Article Proposing a New Approach to Assessing the Constitutionality of Partisan Gerrymandering

February 8, 2018

Professor Steven Semeraro has published an article proposing a new method for assessing whether gerrymandering violates the Equal Protection Clause. Partisan gerrymandering occurs when electoral...

Jeremiah F. Reid '78 featured in San Diego Union Tribune story

January 4, 2018

Jeremiah and Katie Reid are embarking on retirement with gusto as they phase out their Ramona law practice they opened together in late 1978.

For starters, Jeremiah will peddle his way...

Congratulations to Natasha Davis '13 (LL.M in Taxation/Tax Law) in being named Vice President & Senior Wealth Planner for City National Bank

December 19, 2017

City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business Bank®, announced today that Natasha M. Davis has joined the bank as a vice president and senior wealth planner.  Davis joins City...