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  • February 27, 2015

    The 201 Bar on Capitol Hill was the place to be on the evening of Thursday, February 19 if you were a Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumni because that is where TJSL grads gathered for the Washington, D.C. Alumni Reception.

    “This alumni event was fun and informative. As a non-practicing TJSL graduate, it allowed me to touch base with my law practicing schoolmates,” said Micha...

  • February 26, 2015

    After several years honing her skills at a premiere plaintiffs’ Civil Litigation firm in San Diego, alumna Renee Galente ‘08 joined Eric Ganci ‘08 to form

  • February 26, 2015

    “We help thousands of immigrants by pairing them with pro bono attorneys and providing know-your-rights presentations, and we also expend a significant amount of resources to training new lawyers in the practice of immigration removal defense,” Elizabeth Knowles ‘12 proudly said of her work as Executive Director of the ABA Immigration Justice Project (IJP). Knowles, who assume...

  • February 20, 2015

    On Thursday, February 12, 2015, the TJSL Community Economic Development Clinic, Career Services, and the ABA Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law sponsored “Careers in Affordable Housing and Community Development Law.” Moderated by Adjunct Professor and supervising attorney of the Community Economic Development Clinic, Rebecca Niemen, the panel brought together ...

  • February 17, 2015

    On January 31, 2015, the Filipino Asian Lawyers of San Diego (FALSD) and the Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego (PALSD) held their annual joint scholarship awards dinner. Two of this year’s scholarship recipients were Julie Houth and Tony Nguyen, both December 2013 graduates of TJSL. In addition to their academic achievements, the recipients had to demonstrate past or current public service t...