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  • April 24, 2015

    Professor William Slomanson has recently received the Columbia Law School Alumni Association’s “Most Books Authored” award. He has been invited to attend the annual Alumni Association banquet in New York City in June.

    Slomanson began his LL.M. studies at Columbia Law School, just after graduating from California Western School of Law, plus a bout with the California Bar ...

  • April 14, 2015

    The March 27, 2015, Women and Law Conference Panel #2 featured a so-called mystery Trailblazer. Her identity was not disclosed until her long string of firsts was shared with the audience, before she rose to the occasion during the audience’s hearty applause.  

    Panel #2 of the WLC featured presentations by Dr. Wendy Patrick, San Diego County Deputy District Attorney (on th...

  • April 3, 2015

    This year’s Barristers Ball held at Petco Park on Saturday, March 28 was a huge success.

    “The venue was absolutely breathtaking,” said SBA Social Events Director Michelle Ribaudo. “It was fun watching everyone walk onto the field and gaze around at the vast and open stadium in awe. The ambiance of the event was light and fun and the night was filled with great tune...

  • April 3, 2015

    The 15th annual Women and the Law Conference held on Friday, March 27, focused on women and the criminal justice system and created a broad based and relevant dialogue among panelists and attendees.

    “Gauging our progress requires looking backwards. Looking at the present and then planning for the future,” said Professor Susan Bisom-Rapp  in her opening remarks regarding t...

  • March 31, 2015

    TJSL’s Diversity Week events will take place April 6?10. It was created to provide networking opportunities for students so they can engage with practicing attorneys in the community. According to Professor Maurice Dyson, who has been involved with Diversity Week since its inception, “it is the student’s energy that makes Diversity Week a success.”

    Monday, ...