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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...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Scholarship Susan Bisom-Rapp quoted in Vox article on corporate harassment

October 24, 2017

In the early part of 2016, the leadership at Fox News decided it had to clean up the company’s image and culture, as stories about Roger Ailes and Bill O’Reilly’s multimillion-dollar sexual...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Emerita Marjorie Cohn's co-authored commentary published in Jurist

October 24, 2017

In an audacious attempt to silence Greenpeace's constitutionally protected criticism of what the environmental protection group calls "Resolute Forest Destroyer," the logging...

Alumni Association Honor Judge Dembin and Anna Romanskaya '07 at 10th Annual Judicial Mixer and Alumni Awards Reception

October 19, 2017

On October 12th,Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumni Association honored United States Magistrate Judge Mitchell Dembin with the Judicial Service Award and Anna Romanskaya '07 with the...