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Thomas Jefferson School of Law Student Lands Externship in Russia

April 21, 2017

 This summer, Thomas Jefferson School of Law student Craig Lavrenz (2L) will be flying to Russia to start an externship for the Ford Sollers Holding LLC, an overseas outlet of the Ford Motor...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Dean Thomas Guernsey's latest column in the March/April 2017 edition of San Diego Lawyer magazine

April 13, 2017

There has always been mounting pressure on law schools over the years to increase the number of practice-ready lawyers. Many legal educators and attorneys have also criticized law schools for not...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Richard Winchester Speaks on U.S. Race Relations at Embassy in Tunis

April 12, 2017

Last month, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Richard Winchester gave a public lecture to a capacity crowd at the invitation of the U.S. Embassy in Tunis, Tunisia.  

Offering his...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Associate Dean Susan Bisom-Rapp Participates in XV International Conference in Commemoration of Professor Marco Biagi

April 11, 2017

Last month, Thomas Jefferson School of Law Associate Dean of Faculty Research and Scholarship and Professor Susan Bisom-Rapp participated in the XVth International Conference in Commemoration of...

Timothy J. Richardson 95' (cum laude), reaches his 20th year, 3000th case milestone in legal service.

April 10, 2017

Criminal defense attorney Timothy J. Richardson, founder of The Law Offices of Timothy J. Richardson, is celebrating his twentieth anniversary practicing law, having reached 3,000 cases served. To...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Emeritus William Slomanson's blog article on Flipping the Law Classroom and Blended Learning.

April 3, 2017

My fall 2013 flipped class experiment yielded a seismic shift away from the traditional lecture and Socratic Method of law teaching. A siren-like calling had lured me onto the flippedlearning...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law's Incoming Dean Joan Bullock mentioned in Law.com story

March 31, 2017

March has been a good month for women law deans.

Six of the eight new law deans appointed this month are women, with a seventh taking on an interim dean role for the coming academic year....

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center Director for Sports Law & Policy Jeremy Evans '11 interviewed by KUSI on Raiders moving to Las Vegas

March 28, 2017

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Director of the Center for Sports Law & Policy and Past President of Alumni Association Jeremy Evans '11 interviewed by KUSI on Raiders moving to Las Vegas and...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Students Place Third in California Bar Environmental Negotiation Competition

March 24, 2017

On March 10th, Thomas Jefferson School of Law students Andrei-Vladimir Dumitrescu (3L) and Kally Mullett (3L) travelled to San Francisco, CA to compete in the annual California Bar Environmental...

Latest commentary on President Trump's travel ban by Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Emerita Marjorie Cohn

March 20, 2017

After a federal district court judge and a unanimous three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Donald Trump's Executive Order (EO) instituting a travel ban was likely...