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Thomas Jefferson School of Law Launches New LL.M. in Practice Skills Degree Program

December 20, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to expand its experiential education offerings with an LL.M. in Practice Skills, helping J.D. degree holders meet increased demand for skills as an...

Congratulations to Michael Peter Boehm '07 on his appointment to the South Jordan City Justice Court in Utah

December 12, 2016

The Salt Lake County Nominating Commission has announced Michael Peter Boehm will fill the South Jordan City Justice Court vacancy. Boehm will replace Judge Clinton Balmforth, who will resign...

Alumni Profile: Jessica Walker '13, Family Law Attorney

December 9, 2016
  • What year did you graduate?
    I graduated in 2013.
     
  • Please describe your journey from law school to where you are now....

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Kevin J. Greene Wins IP Vanguard Award

December 2, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Kevin J. Greene was recognized by the Intellectual Property (IP) Law Section of the State Bar of California with a 2016 IP Vanguard Award in the Academics...

Congratulations to Erik B. Feingold '93 on his appointment as the Ventura County Bar Association President for 2017

November 29, 2016

Myers, Widders, Gibson, Jones & Feingold, LLP is pleased to announce partner Erik B. Feingold has been appointed as the 2017 President of the VCBA Ventura County Bar Association (“VCBA”), a...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law and Policy Director Alex Kreit's Published Op-Ed in the San Diego Union Tribune

November 28, 2016

A decade ago, many people saw marijuana legalization as a fringe issue, not a serious policy question. This year, voters in four states passed legalization ballot measures and the development has...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Professor of Law Aaron Schwabach on KPBS Midday Edition

November 23, 2016

It does look stormy early in the week or from knee-jerk reaction to a possible ballot measure. It just two weeks supposed to California to secede from the United States that collects it has moved...

Alumni Profile: Joel Matteson '08, In-House Counsel for Barlean's

November 18, 2016

What year did you graduate? 2008. 

Please describe your journey from law school to where you are now. After graduating from Thomas Jefferson School of Law...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Moot Court Intra-School Competition a Success!

November 15, 2016

On October 28-29, 2016, Thomas Jefferson School of Law held its annual Intra-school Moot Court Competition. Each year, the law school in conjunction with the Moot Court Honor Society holds this...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Continues Providing Legal Services to Veterans in Need

November 11, 2016

The Thomas Jefferson School of Law Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic (TJVLAC) is presently working with approximately 60 residents, alumni, and affiliates of the Veterans Village of San Diego...