Marcelle Obeid is an associate attorney at B&D Law Group. She joined B&D in September of 2019 as a law clerk, before passing the bar and signing on as an attorney. Marcelle obtained her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of California Davis in 2015 and continued on to graduate from the UC Davis, School of Law in 2019.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Marcelle spent a year working for the UC Davis Immigration Law Clinic where she gained experience in “crimmigration.” Here, she notably achieved a gubernatorial pardon for a client facing deportation for a low-level misdemeanor. Marcelle also successfully prepared and won asylum for a former drug cartel informant at her Convention Against Torture hearing.
Marcelle has substantial experience in all aspects of law. She interned at a constitutional rights organization where she conducted research and prepared internal memorandum for First Amendment issues. She has received numerous awards for her legal work including a public service law certificate after completing 175 hours of public interest oriented legal work and an Outstanding Oral Advocate award in her 1L legal writing class.
Marcelle focuses her practice on litigation of premises liability cases, government tort claims, school district cases, wrongful death and traumatic injury cases. She specializes in motion drafting and arguing, court appearances, and appellate drafting. Outside of the courtroom, Marcelle is into portrait photography and music production.
- University of California Davis, School of Law: 2019
- University of California Davis: 2015
- B.A Political Science
- State Bar of California
- Public Service Law Certificate
- Outstanding Oral Advocate
- Member, State Bar of California