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Judge Casey Clevenger (JD ’06) Discusses Her Career

October 1, 2019

Judge Casey Clevenger (JD '06) discussed her career, including her time as a student at Thomas Jefferson School of Law and life as a judge in Missouri, at a recent panel...

Moot Court Honor Society Hosts Educational Event at Mesa College

September 27, 2019

Kudos to the Thomas Jefferson School of Law Moot Court Honor Society, whose members traveled to Mesa College for Constitution Day on September 17th.  In an educational event for Mesa...

SBA’s First Am Jur Day a Success!

September 26, 2019

On Tuesday, September 24, the Thomas Jefferson School of Law Student Bar Association hosted its first Am Jur Day. To celebrate student achievement, the SBA invited every student who has received...

Brian Hannula (JD '10) Negotiates Record $90 Million Deal for Client, an NFL player!

September 10, 2019

Congratulations to TJSL graduate Brian Hannula (JD '10), who negotiated a record $90 million deal for his client, an NFL player! The story and information on how Brian has pursued his career as a...

Najmah Brown (JD’13) – Forging a Successful Career from California to Kuwait

August 15, 2019

Alumna Najmah Brown (JD ’13) was recently interviewed by the LexisNexis publication MENA (Middle East North Africa) Business Law Review about living and practicing law in Kuwait. Najmah, who after...

Alumnus Steve Vartazarian Wins Record $113.4 Million Verdict for Client

July 16, 2019

Congratulations to Thomas Jefferson School of Law alumnus Steve Vartazarian and his associate Matt Whibley, both of the The Vartazarian Law Firm, who appeared on the ...

Thomas Jefferson’s Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic Participated in San Diego Stand Down for Homeless Veterans

July 2, 2019

This past weekend, students, faculty and alumni affiliated with the Thomas Jefferson Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic (TJVLAC) participated in San Diego’s annual Stand Down for homeless veterans...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Students Recognized by Legal Aid Society of San Diego

June 18, 2019

On May 31, 2019, the efforts of TJSL law students were recognized at the Legal Aid Society of San Diego (LASSD) Pro Bono Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon held at the Westin Gaslamp Hotel. The...

Elizabeth "Libby" Jamison ('06) Named 2019 Spouse Changemaker of the Year!

June 14, 2019

Elizabeth (“Libby”) Jamison (’06) was recently named the 2019 Spouse Changemaker of the Year for her advocacy work on military spouse employment issues, including passage of the...

New Attorney Swearing-In Ceremony

June 5, 2019

The State Bar of California held its San Diego swearing-in event at the Marriot Marquis on the waterfront and welcomed new attorneys to the profession on June 4, 2019. Presiding Justice Judith...