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TJSL ’06 Alum Lands Dream Job with NapoliBern

November 15, 2013

2006 Alum Michael Carey has landed his dream job as an Associate Attorney with NapoliBernRipkaShkolnik, LLP in their Orange County office. NapoliBern is based out of Manhattan and has offices...

Successful Careers in International Law Panel

November 15, 2013

By Lukas Bylund

Law students and practitioners interested in international law gathered at Thomas Jefferson School of Law on Tuesday, November 12, to hear accomplished attorneys...

Interim Mayor and City Councilmembers Address Job Outlook Facing Law Students

November 14, 2013

At the request of TJSL student Lance Henry (3L), Interim Mayor Todd Gloria, Councilmembers Myrtle Cole, and Scott Sherman came together at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law on Wednesday, November...

TJSL’s Emergency Notification System

TJSL’s Emergency Notification System

November 14, 2013

Thomas Jefferson School of Law, alongside Omnilert, brings to you e2Campus. e2Campus is an emergency notification system that is available to TJSL students, faculty and staff. It is a free...

Honoring our Veterans

Honoring our Veterans

November 13, 2013

Honoring those who served has become a tradition at TJSL and the 8th floor was filled with individuals honoring our active duty and military veterans on Monday, November 11. 2013.  

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CJ Akselrad (3L), Jacqueline Palacios (2L), Yvonne Ruiz (3L)

TJLS's Moot Court Team Wins Best Brief

November 12, 2013

By Professor Paul Spiegelman  

The team of Yvonne Ruiz and Jacqueline Palacios, won the award for best brief at USD’s National Criminal Procedure Tournament held in San...

TJSL Alternative Dispute Resolution Society Teams Excel in ABA Competition

TJSL Alternative Dispute Resolution Society Teams Excel in ABA Competition

November 12, 2013

By Professor Paul Spiegelman

Over a month of practice and preparation culminated in an impressive finish from both teams TJSL’s sent to the annual ABA Regional...

TJSL Hosts Well Attended Mayoral Forum

TJSL Hosts Well Attended Mayoral Forum

November 12, 2013

Nearly 100 community members gathered at Thomas Jefferson School of Law on Sunday evening, November 10, to hear San Diego mayoral candidates Kevin Faulconer, David Alvarez and Michael Aguirre...

ObamaCare/Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act for Businesses, Consumers,

ObamaCare/Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

November 8, 2013

By Jeremy M. Evans ’11, SDCBA New Lawyers Division CLE Co-Chair  

On Thursday, November 7, 2013, the New Lawyer's Division of the San Diego County Bar Association (...

PILF Hosts Another Successful Career Fair

PILF Hosts Another Successful Career Fair

November 8, 2013

The Career Fair held at TJSL coordinated by the Public Interest Law Foundation (PILF) on Thursday, November 7 gave students the opportunity to meet with organizations that serve the public sector...