Dean Guernsey

Thomas F. Guernsey

President, Dean & Professor of Law, Thomas Jefferson Law

LL.M., Temple University School of Law;

J.D., Wayne State University, cum laude;

B.A., University of Michigan, with distinction

Prior to coming to Thomas Jefferson Law in July 2013, Dean Guernsey has recently served as a member of the faculty at Albany Law School and served as its Dean from 2002 to 2011. Additionally, he previously served as Dean, Professor of Law and Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at Southern Illinois University, as well as Associate Dean and Professor of Law at University of Richmond. His contributions at Albany were significant in placing the school on solid financial footing, dramatically improving its academics and increasing its stature in the community. Dean Guernsey is active in national legal organizations, including the American Bar Association and the Association of American Law Schools. More