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A Message from the Administration of TJSL

Litigation Update

December 22, 2012

“More than fifteen law schools (including California Western School of Law, Golden Gate University School of Law, the University of San Francisco School of Law School, and Southwestern Law School...

Her Honor: Women and the Law 2013

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to Appear at TJSL's Women and the Law 2013

December 18, 2012

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to welcome honored guest U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to its 13th annual Women and the Law Conference on Friday, February 8,...

Scholarship Winner Frank Terrazas 3L

Frank J. Terrazas 3L Awarded The Bonnie Reading Memorial Scholarship!

December 17, 2012

Third year student Frank J. Terrazas accepted the Bonnie Reading Memorial Scholarship on November 16, 2012 at the annual Norby Awards Dinner, which was held in the Ballroom at the San Diego County...

Sabrina Strand: 'A lot of hard work went into this'

TJSL's December Graduation a "Celebration of Opportunities"

December 17, 2012

“This is the most euphoric feeling I’ve ever felt in my life,” said Xavier Carr minutes after receiving his juris doctor degree at Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Fall Graduation Ceremony on...

Admitted Students

Newest Admitted Students Visit TJSL Campus

December 14, 2012

“I’m impressed overall with Thomas Jefferson,” said Kath Rogers, one of the incoming Spring 2013 class at TJSL who were welcomed to campus for a special seminar for admitted students on December...

Amy Louttit Accepts the Lawyers Club Women and the Law Project Scholarship

TJSL’s Amy Louttit 3L Honored at Lawyers Club of San Diego Holiday Luncheon

December 13, 2012

Amy Louttit stood proudly as the TJSL student accepted the Lawyers Club of San Diego Women and the Law Project at Thomas Jefferson School of Law Scholarship at the Lawyers Club’s 30th Annual...

George Clinton - The King of Funk

TJSL Gets Funkified: Students Intern with Funkmaster George Clinton

December 7, 2012

By Chris Saunders

Things got downright funky at TJSL on Thursday, December 6, when the king of funk himself, the legendary George Clinton came to campus to meet with Professor K.J...

Fall 2012 Graduation

TJSL's Fall Graduation Set for December 15

December 4, 2012

Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Fall Commencement will be held on Saturday, December 15, 10 a.m., at Copley Symphony Hall in downtown San Diego.

60 graduates will be receiving their ...

Kevin Bergt and Kelly Caputo being sworn in

Congratulations to TJSL's Newest Attorneys

December 4, 2012

This is it.  This is the day so many TJSL alumni have been looking forward to for so long.

This is the day they became licensed attorneys.

In the case of Abrina Wheatfall ’12, she...

Amy Louttit Lawyers Club

Lawyers Club Honors Amy Louttit 3L with Women and the Law Project Scholarship

November 30, 2012

The Lawyers Club of San Diego will honor second-year TJSL student Amy Louttit on Thursday, December 13, as the recipient of this year’s Lawyers Club of San Diego Women and the Law Project...