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





  • October 1, 2013
    This year, the TJSL Mock Trial Team welcomed 11 new members Andrew Myers (2L), Chanel Diblasi (2L), Ashley Salas (2L), Ismael Iniguez (3L),...
  • 2013 Top Attorneys
    July 31, 2013
    Four TJSL Professors and nine alumni have been selected as finalists for the 2013 Top Attorneys Recognition by the San Diego Daily Transcript. All...
  • Mock Trial Team
    April 8, 2013
    TJSL’s Mock Trial team made the “final four” of the National Trial Competition by reaching the semi-finals of the event, held in...
  • Professor Lea Fields-Bernard, Robert Sagerian, Jay B Campbell, Michael Fabinski,
    April 4, 2013
    The Thomas Jefferson School of Law Mock Trial Team is competing in San Antonio this weekend (April 5-7) at the National Trial Competition, sponsored...
  • Mock Trial Texas
    February 26, 2013
    On March 20, the TJSL Mock Trial Team will compete in  the 2013 South Texas Mock Trial Challenge in Houston, Texas. Coached by Professors Lilys...