Trevor Bernardo

Staff Attorney, Pro Bono

202-467-4900 Ext: 519

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Trevor Bernardo is a pro bono staff attorney at Children’s Law Center, primarily working on third party custody, adoption, and guardian ad litem cases.  Trevor joins Children’s Law Center on rotation from Covington & Burling, where he is an Associate in the firm’s Technology and Communications Regulation Practice Group.  At Covington, Trevor represents and advises clients pursuing public policy and regulatory strategies and conducting commercial transactions involving entities regulated by the Federal Communications Commission and state public utility commissions.  He also maintains an active pro bono practice, representing tenants in eviction proceedings and individuals wrongfully convicted in post-conviction proceedings.  Before joining Covington, Trevor worked on various state and federal campaigns across the country.


College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law, JD

University of South Carolina Upstate, BA, Political Science