Lea L. 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.


Mock Trial TYLA

TJSL National Mock Trial Team Wins TYLA Regional Competition

February 19, 2013

For the first time in school history, the TJSL National Trial Team won the 2013 regional competition of Texas Young Lawyers Association (TYLA) in...

Mock Trial Team

TJSL’s Mock Trial Team Looks Forward to Exciting Competition Season

February 12, 2013

The TJSL Mock Trial Team is travelling this week to Tucson for the 2013 Texas Young Lawyers Association Regionals.  Coached by Adjunct Professor...

Professor Lea Fields-Bernard

TJSL Adjunct Professor Appointed to Mayor's Staff

January 17, 2013

Thomas Jefferson School of of Law Adjunct Professor Lea Fields-Bernard has joined the staff of San Diego Mayor Bob Filner as Director of...