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  • May 26, 2015

    Six Thomas Jefferson School of Law May 2015 graduates and one current student recently received a 2015 San Diego La Raza Lawyers Bar Stipend Scholarship.

    The recipients are: Fernanda Oviedo ‘15, Priscilla Ascar ’15, Pedro Garcia ’15, Lizbeth Iniguez 3L, Justin Hall ’15, Jose J. Rodriguez ’15, and Leonel Fuentes V. ’15.

    Rodriguez, Askar and Fuentes...

  • May 22, 2015

    May 2015 graduate A. Karen Barragan has secured a position with the San Diego City Attorney’s Office, Criminal Division, as a post bar law clerk. The Post Bar clerkship affords students the opportunity to experience the demanding practice of a prosecutor. The program is designed to give students not just an understanding of the criminal justice system but also hands on experience with tri...

  • May 22, 2015

    Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s General Counsel Karin Sherr is being honored by the San Diego Business Journal.

    The San Diego Business Journal’s 3rd annual celebration of General Counsel, to be held on Thursday, June 18, 2015, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m., at the Hall of Champions in Balboa Park, is designed exclusively to recognize excellence in the In-House Counsel community.

    Awa...

  • May 18, 2015

    On Saturday, May 16, 2015, the cheers and applause of proud family, friends, and faculty filled Copley Symphony Hall as May graduates assembled. Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Randy K. Jones’ introductory remarks were quickly followed by Dean Thomas Guernsey’s presentation of the Summa plaques to the most distinguished graduates, including Valedictorian Yana Loboda.

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  • May 11, 2015

    The Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumni and Admissions Departments co-hosted a dinner and reception for alumni and admittees at the 38th Annual Clinical Education Conference in Rancho Mirage, California on May 6.

    Admitted student Melody Busey said, “I have already been invited to two events to get to know the school better. That is very important and what makes Thomas Jefferson Sc...