Professor Scott Pearce

Scott Pearce currently works full-time as a Professor of Law at the San Francisco Law School, Alliant International University, both on the San Diego campus and online. He also serves as Chair of the Alliant International University Faculty Senate. Professor Pearce is licensed to practice law in California.


Legal Experience: Entertainment Law (movie and tv errors and omissions, music contracts, copyright litigation) – Criminal Defense (as a public defender and in private practice) – Insurance Defense Litigation – Business Management – Real Estate Management

Innovations: Publishing the first commercial bar exam website,, in 1997. Incorporating online audio, online audio feedback, and Internet legal research into on-ground paralegal courses, in 1999.


  • University of Southern California Gould School of Law (Los Angeles, USA)
  • Oxford Institute of International and Comparative Law (Oxford, UK)
  • Pacific University (Forest Grove, Oregon, USA)
  • Hollywood High School (Hollywood, California, USA)

Current Employment: Professor of Law, San Francisco Law School, Alliant International University. (San Diego branch campus and online)

Courses: Torts – Remedies – Corporations – Legal Writing – Entertainment Law – Multistate Bar Examination (all testable subjects)

Previous Law School Teaching Experience: University of West Los Angeles School of Law

Bar Examination Teaching / Management Experience: Bar/Bri, Barpassers, Herbert Writing Course, PMBR, Scott Pearce Writing Course,,

Here are a few corporate bar review artifacts from days gone by:

Scott Pearce Bar-Bri Business Card

Scott Pearce Barpassers Business Card

Scott Pearce PMBR Business Card

Paralegal Teaching Experience: Catherine College of Business, University of West Los Angeles, National University, University of San Diego, Purdue University Global.

CoursesLegal Research and Writing – Wills and Trusts – Remedies – Business Organizations – Securities Law – Litigation: State – Litigation: Federal – Creditor’s Remedies – Computers in the Law Office – Health Law Survey – Health Care Policy – Managed Care – Bioethics – Eight Skills of the Effective Paralegal Student – Introduction to Legal Research – Law Office Management – Medical Records Summary and Review – Insurance Law – Social Security Disability Law – Employment Law – Alternative Dispute Resolution