St. Thomas School of Law Viewbook

At St. Thomas, you can roll up your sleeves and work side-by-side with scholars who are making an impact on policy and research initiatives. We don’t shy away from controversial issues; we inspire in our students a passion for impact. Largest Clemency Initiative in U.S. History At the close of the Obama era, Professor Mark Osler, 11 law students and two alumni advocated to shorten the sentences of 105 federal inmates – and won. This highly successful effort became part of the WE PRACTICE WHAT WE

largest clemency initiative in history. Undefeated in the 9th Circuit

In each of the past six years, students working in our Appellate Clinic have won a civil rights appeal on behalf of a prisoner in the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Working with Professor Gregory Sisk, students brief the appeal, and later argue before the court in San Francisco.

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