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State Bar Recognizes Alumna, Nicole Heffel ‘13, For Exemplary Pro Bono Service

State Bar Recognizes Alumna, Nicole Heffel ‘13, For Exemplary Pro Bono Service

July 31, 2015

“I am so pleased to report that Nicole Heffel ‘13 just won the...

Alumni Association Hosts Bar Support Breakfast

Alumni Association Hosts Bar Support Breakfast

July 30, 2015

On Saturday, July 25, 2015, the Thomas Jefferson Alumni Association hosted a breakfast on the 5th floor in the student lounge for alumni studying for the 2015 summer Bar Exam. "Twice a year the...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Partners with Italian University

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Partners with Italian University

July 28, 2015

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Partners with Italian University Partnership evidence of law school’s global presence

Thomas Jefferson School of Law signed a collaborative...

Professor Cohn Testifies in Washington, D.C.

Professor Cohn Testifies in Washington, D.C. as Expert Witness on International Human Rights Violations in the Philippines

July 24, 2015

The International Peoples' Tribunal on Crimes Against the Filipino People, held July 16-18 in Washington, D.C., drew upward of 300 people where Professor Marjorie Cohn testified as an expert...

Top 25 Recognition Given to Thomas Jefferson for Networking Opportunities and Fi

Top 25 Recognition Given to Thomas Jefferson for Networking Opportunities and Financial Aid Support

July 20, 2015

Thomas Jefferson School of Law recently received two prestigious rankings from GraduatePrograms.com. Over 10,000 current and former...

Stand Down

Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic Participates in 28th Annual Stand Down Event

July 20, 2015

On Friday, July 17 and over the weekend students from Thomas Jefferson’s Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic (VLAC) participated in San Diego’s 28th annual Stand Down. Each year the event takes place...

Alumnus Peter W. Singer ‘86 Sworn-In as San Diego Superior Court Commissioner

July 14, 2015

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumnus Peter W. Singer ‘86, was sworn-in on Monday, July 13, 2015, as San Diego Superior Court’s newest Court Commissioner. “I am humbled and honored to have been...

Professor Slomanson Visits Hungary

July 13, 2015

Professor William Slomanson’s visit to Hungary in June was sponsored by Debrecen University (Debrecen), Catholic University (Budapest), and the International Law Association’s Hungarian Branch (...

Thomas Jefferson Named Among Top 25 Most Connected in Country

July 12, 2015

Thomas Jefferson School of Law, one of the most diverse law schools in the country, was named among the nation’s top 25 most connected institutions, according to GraduatePrograms.com.

The...

Karin K. Sherr

Thomas Jefferson School of Law General Counsel Honored

July 12, 2015

The San Diego Business Journal honored Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s General Counsel Karin K. Sherr at a June ceremony in San Diego. At the General Counsel Awards, Sherr was awarded the top...