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Justin Hall 3L Obtains Internship at Federal Defenders of San Diego Inc.

September 5, 2014

Justin Hall was inducted into TJSL as a Criminal Law Fellow where he developed a laser focus in criminal law, and now he plans to intern at the Federal Defenders of San Diego Inc.

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Omid Rejali ’12 Overcomes Obstacles to Succeed

September 5, 2014

TJSL Alumni Omid Rejali ‘12, whom after passing the bar earlier this year opened the Rejali Law Firm. “I moved to the United States in 2003...

Sam Kossack 3L to Attend Peggy Browning Fund Conference

September 4, 2014

Sam Kossack (3L) will represent Thomas Jefferson School of Law at the Peggy...

CSLP Presents the “Padres Speakers Series:” Jarrod Dillon

September 3, 2014

By Alfredo Bustamante, 2L, CSLP Fellow

On Friday, August 22, 2014, the Center for Sports Law and Policy (CSLP) hosted its first installment of the “Padres Speakers...

How to Excel on a Law School Exam

August 29, 2014

With the start of the new academic year, TJSL Professor Ken Vandevelde has taken the initiative to talk to students about how to succeed in law school and, more particularly, about how to write a...

Tom Jarboe 3L and Jermina Landstrom 3L with Professor Steve Berenson

Veterans Clinic Scholarship Awardees Jermina Landstrom 3L and Tom Jarboe 3L

August 29, 2014

Students Jermina Landstrom 3L and Tom Jarboe 3L have been awarded TJSL Veteran’s Clinic Scholarships. Appreciative of the honor Jarboe said, “First and foremost I want to thank my fellow clinic...

Getting to Know the TJSL Student Organizations

August 29, 2014

A week into the semester, TJSL’s Organization Fair, on August 25, provided incoming and returning students a study break and a great opportunity to become involved in over thirty organizations on...

Professor Susan Bisom-Rapp Recognized by Elder Law Prof Blog

August 29, 2014

“It’s Complicated: Age, Gender, and Lifetime Discrimination Against Working Women”, co-authored by TJSL Professor Susan Bisom-Rapp and Middlesex University Business School Professor...

TJSL Alumna Anna Romanskaya ‘07

TJSL Alumna Anna Romanskaya ‘07 is elected to ABA Young Lawyers Division

August 28, 2014

Congratulations to the ABA Young Lawyers Division’s newly elected secretary, and future Chair of the Division, TJSL Alumna Anna Romanskaya ‘07. Romanskaya, whose candidacy was endorsed by...

Prof. Byrnes to Deliver Paper on Pioneering Distance Learning for Legal Education

August 28, 2014

Professor William Byrnes, Associate Dean for Graduate and Distance Education Programs at Thomas Jefferson School of Law released his observations, drawn over 20 years of experience, for...