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 14, 2015
    By Katie Jenkins 3L, TJSL National Trial Team Member   From March 26-29 the TJSL National Trial Team traveled to Houston, Texas for the annual...
  • February 17, 2015
    By Ashley Salas 3L   Every year, the Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA) hosts the National Trial Competition, consisting of 14 regional...
  • TJSL's Mock Trial Team
    September 19, 2014
    The TJSL Mock Trial Team is well on its way to a successful year. The team welcomed 14 extremely talented members, Sarah Brand 3L, Joshua Brisbane 2L...
  • June 13, 2014
    For the fifth time since 2006, a Thomas Jefferson School of Law student has won the highly prestigious Burton Award for Distinguished Writing....
  • May 9, 2014
    May 2014 grad Joscelyn Campbell II has secured a position at the San Diego Office of the Public Defender as a post bar law clerk. The Post Bar...