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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...

Congratulations to Jacqueline A. Nicolas '14 being sworn into the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) Bar!

December 19, 2017

On Dec. 11, 2017, the Commonwealth Supreme Court held a private attorney admissions ceremony for Jacqueline A. Nicolas. Nicolas was sworn in by Chief Justice Alexandro C. Castro and joined by...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Associate Dean for Faculty Research & Scholarship Susan Bisom-Rapp quoted in Virginia Public Radio

December 18, 2017

As the wave of sexual assault allegations continues to break, one Virginia congresswoman is moving forward with a new training requirement for members of Congress and their staffers. But there is...

Congratulations to Jaime Moss '12 on being named Managing Associate Attorney!

December 15, 2017

The Michael Brady Lynch Firm is proud to announce that Jaime E. Moss, Esq. has joined the firm as Managing Associate. Jaime brings a wealth of experience when it comes to mass tort pharmaceutical...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Associate Dean for Faculty Research & Scholarship Susan Bisom-Rapp quoted in Denver Post story

December 14, 2017

Weeks after a series of sexual harassment allegations roiled the state Capitol, top Colorado lawmakers will meet Friday to review a workplace sexual harassment policy that — in the minds of...