Steven Berenson

Professor Berenson teaches courses relating to legal ethics, family law, and directs the Thomas Jefferson Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic. He is the author of two family law course books, and numerous articles on subjects including access to justice, clinical legal education, veterans’ legal issues, and government lawyer ethics. He serves as a Judge Pro Tem on the San Diego Superior Court, hearing cases in the Small Claims and Traffic Court Divisions. He also serves as an arbitrator with the California and San Diego County Bar Associations’ Mandatory Fee Arbitration programs. Prior to entering academia, he served as an Assistant Massachusetts Attorney General.