Eli Underwood is the founder of Marcus Underwood LLP, where the firm's emphasis is real estate law, eminent domain law, business law, and litigation. Before founding the firm, Eli was a partner at a prominent regional Sacramento firm.
Eli is a winning trial lawyer, whose efforts have already changed state law in his decade-long legal career.
Eli's state court experience includes the California Superior Court in Sacramento, El Dorado, Placer, Yolo San Francisco, Alameda, Napa, San Mateo, San Joaquin, and Santa Clara counties, as well as the California Court of Appeal.
David Hubbard is Senior Counsel with Marcus | Underwood, and a veteran trial attorney. He has experience with every stage of the litigation process, including conducting dozens of trials.
Dave is a "hands-on" attorney, and prides himself on catering to his clients. He understands that each case is different, with each opposing counsel, judge, and client as unique variables that need to be taken into account.
His passion for his work is unmistakable as he is always intimately familiar with everything happening in the case.
Nicole joined Marcus | Underwood in October 2021. She received her Master's in Public Administration from McGeorge School of Law in 2020, and her Bachelor of Science in Legal Management in 2013 from San Beda College Alabang in the Philippines.
She prepares and processes legal documents such as motions, complaints, summons, subpoenas, discovery, and schedules depositions. She assists with trial preparation and organization and files documents with the Superior Courts.
However, the truly most enjoyable part of her job is communicating with the clients.
Abel Edens is a law clerk with the firm, where he assist the firm's clients with partition actions, real estate matters, and civil litigation.
Abel is pursuing his Juris Doctor at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. Prior to joining the firm, Abel externed for both the Honorable Judge Sean P. Dabel at the San Mateo Superior Court, and Associate Justice Jon B. Streeter at the California Court of Appeal in San Francisco.
Abel completed his bachelor's degree at the University of California, Berkeley where he undertook leadership positions in student organizations and the school's LEAD Center.