University of San Francisco School of Law, J.D. 2006
University of California at Santa Barbara, B.A. Communications, 1999
Admitted to the California State Bar and U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
While attending the University of San Francisco, Ms. Zappelli helped found the local chapter of Law Students for Choice, a nationwide organization of law students and attorneys committed to protecting the reproductive rights of women. She was also an articles editor for the USF Maritime Law Journal.
Ms. Zappelli served as a summer intern at Oracle Corporation in Redwood Shores, California, and as a law clerk at the firm of Silverman & Silverman in San Francisco.
Ms. Zappelli joined the Law Offices of Adrienne D. Cohen as an Associate in November, 2006 and became a principal in February, 2017. Her practice includes insurance coverage and defense, construction defect litigation and business litigation. She has been a member of the San Francisco Bar Association since 2007.