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A Continuing Student-Teacher Relationship at Thomas Jefferson

June 18, 2015

On May 30th—just two weeks after senior, and now graduated, Dustin Fox walked the stage at the Copley Hall graduation—Dustin walked again: this time, down the aisle with Jerica Duarte. The...

Professor Bisom-Rapp Attends an International Seminar in France

June 11, 2015

Professor Susan Bisom-Rapp participated in an international seminar in Fréjus, France, which was held from Wednesday, June 3  – Friday, June 5, 2015. The conference was the final international...

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Ben Aguilar ‘11 Presented with San Diego County Bar Association's 2015 Service Award

June 10, 2015

Ben Aguilar ’11 was honored with the San Diego County Bar Association’s 2015 Service Award for Outstanding Service by a New Lawyer.

Friends, family and colleagues gathered at the Westin...

New Attorneys Swearing-In Ceremony Celebration June 2015

June 8, 2015

On Thursday, June 4, 2015 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel located at 333 W. Harbor, the State Bar Swearing-In Ceremony took place.

“Being sworn in is a great feeling,” said Marie Kathleen...

Alumni Association Board Swearing-In Ceremony 2015

June 8, 2015

The new Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumni Association Board of Directors were sworn in by Dean Thomas Guernsey on Tuesday, May 26 in the Thomas Jefferson Moot Courtroom.

The Alumni...

Criminal Defense Attorney Laura Shaver ‘11 Provides Clients with Justice through Advocacy

June 1, 2015

As a criminal defense attorney with the Mazzone Law Firm, Laura Shaver ‘11 strives to provide clients with justice through advocacy. “I’ve always loved a good fight,” Shaver said to explain what...

Leonel Fuentes Vargas ‘15 Accepts Post Bar Clerkship at the SD Public Defender’s Office

June 1, 2015

Marine veteran Leonel Fuentes Vargas ’15 secured a position at the San Diego Office of the Public Defender as a post bar law clerk. The San Diego Public Defender’s Office offers one of the most...

Las Vegas Alumni Reception

May 29, 2015

On Thursday, May 7, 2015, Dean Thomas Guernsey, Director of Alumni Relations Stephanie Marquez, Director of Admissions Tim Spearman and Director of Career Services, Jeffrey Chinn joined Vegas...

Congratulations to Thomas Jefferson’s La Raza Scholarship Winners

May 26, 2015

Six Thomas Jefferson School of Law May 2015 graduates and one current student recently received a 2015 San Diego La Raza Lawyers Bar Stipend Scholarship.

The recipients are: Fernanda...

A. Karen Barragan Secures Post Bar Law Clerk Position

May 22, 2015

May 2015 graduate A. Karen Barragan has secured a position with the San Diego City Attorney’s Office, Criminal Division, as a post bar law clerk. The Post Bar clerkship affords students the...