Lea Fields-Bernard
Lea L. Fields-Bernard
Adjunct Professor
J.D., California Western School of Law;
B.A., University of San Diego

Ms. Fields-Bernard has a background in civil litigation and criminal prosecution. From January 2008 to December 2013 she served as a City Council Committee Consultant for former Councilman Anthony Young. Ms. Fields-Bernard serves as a pro tem judge for the San Diego Superior Court.


Courses include: Trial Practice, Mock Trial Team Advisor





  • April 28, 2014
    For the fifth time since 2006, a Thomas Jefferson School of Law student has won the highly prestigious Burton Award for Distinguished Writing. TJSL...
  • March 19, 2014
    The Trial Team members will travel to Sacramento for the McGeorge School of Law Ethics Competition and Seattle for the American Association of...
  • TJSL National Trial Team to Defend Title At TYLA Regionals
    February 13, 2014
    The TJSL Trial team headed to Los Angeles on Tuesday, February 18 to defend their regional title in the 39th Annual National Trial Competition. The...
  • Trial Team Success
    November 27, 2013
    By Milena Celentano   TJSL’s Trial Team took Semifinalist honors in the Ninth Annual American Bar Association Labor & Employment Law...
  • October 28, 2013
    By Milena Celentano 3L   The TJSL Mock Trial Team recently competed locally in the San Diego Defense Lawyers Competition. The team finished...