- 1982 – Opened Law Practice
Los Angeles, California
- Graduate Diploma in Comparative Law
Center for International Legal Studies
Salzburg University Faculty of Law, Salzburg, Austria
- Juris Doctor
Willamette University College of Law, Salem, Oregon
- Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
UCLA, Los Angeles, California
Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky presents a Commendation to Ms. Bessada for her work as co-president of the Hollywood Bowl Society which facilitates youth education in music.
Ms. Bessada and Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck pose for a photo at a recent law enforcement conference.