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Hallie Balkin '10 Wins Department of Defense's 2017 David O. Cooke Excellence in Public Administration Award

September 29, 2017

A Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) San Diego civilian employee has been named the 13th annual Department of Defense David O. Cooke Excellence in Public...

Successful 7th Annual National Sports Law Negotiation Competition

September 26, 2017

This past weekend Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosted the 7th Annual National Sports Law Negotiation Competition (NSLNC) and it was a rousing success.  The school hosted 40 teams from law...

Thomas Jefferson Faculty Speaking at Venues Across the Country and Abroad

September 22, 2017

This fall, members of the Thomas Jefferson School of Law faculty will be speaking at venues across the country and even abroad. “We don’t often stop to think about the incredible brain trust...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Receives $25,000 Gift for LL.M. Scholarship Fund

September 14, 2017

 Thomas Jefferson School of Law will receive a $25,000 gift from the law firm West Alliance to support the school's LL.M. Scholarship Fund. This endowment fund will be known as the West Alliance...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Meera Deo Co-Authors Study on Asian-American Representations on TV

September 13, 2017

TV's Asian-American characters are so frequently slighted that even programs set in the biggest, most diverse cities leave them out of the picture, a new study found.

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Congratulations to William L. Wolfe '92 being named Escondido Deputy City Manager!

September 11, 2017

Valley Center resident William L. Wolfe, a former homicide detective with the City of Escondido and former county deputy district attorney—who went off to labor in the private sector as a criminal...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Students Complete Summer Associate Program at Alverson Taylor Mortensen & Sanders

August 23, 2017

Over the summer, 3Ls Yulia Davidzenka and Summer Young had the exciting opportunity to work as Summer Associates at Alverson Taylor Mortensen & Sanders in Las Vegas, NV.  The firm's...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Students Participate in 2nd Annual International Student Conference in Azerbaijan

August 21, 2017

A contingent from Thomas Jefferson School of Law visited Azerbaijan recently to participate in the 2nd International Student Conference, "Contemporary Issues and Challenges in Customs Management...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law 2017 Samuel Kossack '15 Social Justice Award Winner and student Jaime Figueroa (3L) to receive Espiritu de la Comunidad Award

August 11, 2017

Local Hispanic community leaders and elected officials will be recognized for their service in an awards ceremony during the Latino Book & Family Festival at 11:00 a.m. on August 12 at...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Scholarship and Professor of Law Susan Bisom-Rapp quoted by Fox Business

August 9, 2017

The Google engineer fired for a writing a memo asserting biological causes behind the tech gender gap is likely to face significant hurdles in any legal action against his ex-employer, experts say...