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  • August 18, 2014

    By Alfredo Bustamante, 2L, CSLP Fellow

    The Center for Sports Law and Policy (CSLP) will be hosting the 2014 National Sports Law Negotiation Competition and Sports Law Conference on Friday, September 19, through Sunday, September 21, 2014, at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law (TJSL). This will be the 4th year that TJSL has hosted the highly anticipated NSLNC, which has been a h...

  • August 15, 2014

    Alumni Michael J. Runkle ‘09 and Fanny Cherng ‘09 did not set out to work together originally, but a short period after graduating and sharpening their skills in criminal defense and bankruptcy law respectively, Runkle and Cherng became successful partners and now form part of a thriving practice which also includes personal injury.

    Runkle graduated amidst the recession but ar...

  • August 15, 2014

    By Jeremy M. Evans ‘11
    Director, Center for Sports Law & Policy

    The Center for Sports Law & Policy at Thomas Jefferson School of Law (TJSL) is churning out some great future sports lawyers and professionals. Recently, some terrific news was received when several Sports Fellows received their dream job offers and began working. We reached out to them and asked them so...

  • August 11, 2014

    On Thursday, August 7, alumni, students and faculty gathered together for the monthly TJSL Alumni Association Mixer. This month’s mixer was extra special because it was co-hosted with the California Western School of Law Alumni Association.

    “This alumni mixer really made me feel the support of our fellow alumni,” said TJSL student, Justin Hall 3L. “I had a great ti...

  • August 5, 2014

    Thomas Jefferson School of Law would like to welcome two new staff members to the Career Services office. The new Director of Career Services is Jeff Chinn, who most recently was the Associate Director of the California Innocence Project (CIP) in San Diego. He is a graduate of American University Washington College of Law and later served as the school’s Assistant Director/Public Interest...