- Consumer Attorneys of Inland Empire, Board Member 2015-2023
- Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
Marina R. Pacheco
Marina R. Pacheco is a Partner with Kabateck LLP with expertise in several areas including personal injury, class actions, employment law, construction defect, public entity liability and product liability.
Ms. Pacheco has extensive experience handling all aspects of cases including drafting motions, taking and defending depositions, legal research and writing, and trial. During her legal career, she has helped her clients obtain compensation for their injuries in six and seven figures.
Most recently, Marina was part of the trial team that secured a $5,200,000 settlement against an insurance company that failed to pay the amounts owed to their client for damage to its beachfront property that was sustained from Hurricane Florence. She also helped reach a $975,000 settlement on behalf of a client against a car manufacturer after her airbag failed to deploy during a collision.
Prior to joining the firm, Marina worked at a law firm in Los Angeles for several years, where she represented persons and entities who were injured by the wrongdoing of others. During this time, she gained extensive experience in civil litigation in both state and federal court, and worked on several trials, including examination and cross examination of witnesses.
Ms. Pacheco received her law degree from Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles where she graduated in 2013. During her time in law school, Marina externed at the offices of the District Attorney and Public Defender in Fontana. She also worked at the Legal Aid Society of San Bernardino, a clinic that provides pro bono civil legal services to low-income residents who cannot afford legal counsel. Additionally, she has worked in Sacramento for Assembly Member Ted Lieu, where she conducted legal research and worked on legislation. Her diverse background allows her to provide a unique perspective to the legal field.
Marina currently serves on the board of Consumer Attorneys of Inland Empire, an organization that is dedicated to obtaining justice for people who are harmed at the hands of others.
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIP
- Sexual abuse
- Insurance bad faith
- Wrongful death
- Personal injury
- Mass tort
- Class actions
- Southwestern Law School, J.D., May 2013
- University of California, Riverside. B.A., in Philosophy, cum laude, June 2009