Lea L. Fields-Bernard

Lea Fields-Bernard
Lea 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

The Thomas Jefferson School of Law faculty is highly prolific in the field of legal scholarship and our professors are in demand as speakers and panelists at legal events in the U.S. and abroad.


TJSL Alum Robert M. Sagerian ‘13 Earns Burton Award

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 National Trial Team will Send Eight Students to Two Mock Trial Competitions

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

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....

Trial Team Success

Trial Team Success

November 27, 2013

By Milena Celentano  

TJSL’s Trial Team took Semifinalist honors in the Ninth Annual American Bar Association Labor...

Mock Trial Team Competition

October 28, 2013

By Milena Celentano 3L

The TJSL Mock Trial Team recently competed locally in the San Diego Defense Lawyers Competition. The...