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Thomas Jefferson School of Law Student Lisa Field (3L)'s article published in ABA's law student blog "Before the Bar"

February 17, 2017

I was in a car on my way to the University of Cincinnati College of Law, and I wondered what I was doing. I live in San Diego. What was I doing in Cincinnati? The short answer is that I was...

Student Spotlight: Apolinar Montero-Sanchez, December Class 2016

February 10, 2017

BY: STACY JAMES, CO-MANAGING EDITOR, 2L

I interviewed Apolinar “Apollo” last November, one month before he was set to graduate (early and with honors I might add) with the December Class...

New Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumni Association Board Sworn-In

February 8, 2017

The new Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumni Association Board was sworn-in by Dean Thomas Guernsey on Wednesday evening, February 1st. To read more,...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Emerita Marjorie Cohn's latest commentary published in the Jurist

February 3, 2017

On January 27, 2017, President Trump made good on his campaign promise to institute a ban on Muslims entering the US. Trump's executive order ("EO") is titled "Protecting the Nation From Foreign...

Nadia Akaweih Awarded Sidney B. Williams Jr. Intellectual Property Law Scholarship

January 20, 2017

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to announce that Thomas Jefferson School of Law student Nadia Akaweih (3L) has been awarded the Sidney B. Williams, Jr. Intellectual Property Law...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Bryan Wildenthal's latest op-ed published in the San Diego Union Tribune

January 15, 2017

Democrats have many reasons to hate the Electoral College. But Republicans are badly mistaken if they think it’s their friend. Yes, in two of the last five elections (2000 and 2016), it gave the...

Julie Buechler Appointed to Thomas Jefferson School of Law Board of Trustees

January 13, 2017

The Thomas Jefferson School of Law Board of Trustees today announced the appointment of Julie Buechler '94, general counsel of Cutwater Spirits, to the Thomas Jefferson School of Law Board of...

Congratulations to Andrew Isaac '13 on being named Managing Attorney for the Odgers Law Group

January 5, 2017

Odgers Law Group announced seasoned lawyer Andrew Isaac has joined their team as Managing Attorney of their Century City office offering personal and exclusive legal services to each and every...

Congratulations to Mary Naggs '10 on her promotion to the position of Vice President, General Counsel for Apricus Biosciences

January 3, 2017

Apricus Biosciences, Inc. (APRI), a biopharmaceutical company advancing innovative medicines in urology and rheumatology, today announced that Mary Naggs has been promoted to Vice President,...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Launches New LL.M. in Practice Skills Degree Program

December 20, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to expand its experiential education offerings with an LL.M. in Practice Skills, helping J.D. degree holders meet increased demand for skills as an...