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Local Heroes Award

TJSL Trustee Honored

November 16, 2010

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Board of Trustees member Randy K. Jones is among twelve people being honored on Tuesday evening, November 16 at the KPBS and Union Bank event “2010 Local Heroes...

Regis Worley '04 (L) receives award

TJSL Alumni Honored with Pro Bono Publico Awards

November 9, 2010

Casa Cornelia's Inn of Court recently named two Thomas Jefferson School of Law alumni, Travis M. Sills ’04 and Regis Worley ’04, as recipients of the Pro Bono Publico Award.

Casa...

The Hague

TJSL and The Hague

November 9, 2010

Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s strong connection to the international courts at The Hague, Netherlands continues with more TJSL students headed there.

Five members of TJSL’s...

New Building Photos

Latest Photos from New Campus

November 8, 2010

Here are the latest interior photos of Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s new downtown campus at 1155 Island Avenue.

The 2nd floor classrooms are really taking shape with the new desks...

Co-Curricular Reception

TJSL Honors Student Leaders, Law Review and Competition Teams

November 5, 2010

“This is one of my favorite events,”said Associate Dean Eric Mitnick, to the crowd that gathered the evening of November 4 for the annual Co-Curricular Reception. “This is where the vibrancy and...

Golf Tournament

TJSL Alumni & Friends Golf Tourney Benefits Veterans Legal Clinic

November 2, 2010

Nearly 90 TJSL alumni, students, staff, faculty and friends of the law school got together at the Riverwalk Golf Course on Friday, October 15, for an afternoon of fun and to support the TJSL...

Ben Aguilar

Ben Aguilar Joins Equal Justice Works’ National Advisory Committee

October 29, 2010

Third year law student, Ben Aguilar, has been appointed to a 2-year position on the National Advisory Committee of Equal Justice Works, a prominent public interest law organization based in...

Wine, Cheese

Wine, Cheese and Judge's Pet Peeves

October 25, 2010

Wine, Cheese and Judge’s Pet Peeves was a great way to spend a Friday evening for a group of TJSL students who came to the Phi Alpha Delta-Black Law Students Association event on October 22....

Judicial Mixer

Judicial Mixer a Great Success

October 22, 2010

“This is a great event, I love it,” said Superior Court Judge Patricia Garcia as she walked in to the TJSL Alumni Association Judicial Officers Mixer held on October 21 in the Law Library...

Prop 19

Prop 19 Marijuana Debate Stirs Big Interest

October 21, 2010

“If Proposition 19 passes, we won’t have marijuana stores on every corner,” said Danesh Tandon, one of the panelists in favor of the ballot measure that would legalize marijuana in California if...