The Jellins Group
Nicholas P. Jellins Esq.
Nicholas is the founding member of The Jellins Group, APLC, and served as Mayor of Menlo Park from December 2000 to December 2006. During his tenure on the Menlo Park City Council, Mr. Jellins served as Chairman of the San Mateo County Criminal Justice Council and President of the Peninsula Division of the League of California Cities.
Nicholas has over 25 years of Legal Experience in the following areas: Civil Litigation, Estate and Trust Litigation, Estate and Trust Administration, Estate Planning, Real Property Sales and Development, Land Use Entitlement, Corporate Organization, Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Construction-related Claims Contracts, and Insurance Coverage.
Nicholas graduated from Harvard University with a Bachelors Degree in Political Science. Nicholas then earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Virginia. Prior to becoming an attorney, Nicholas used to be an escrow agent for the Chicago Title Company.
Mr. Jellins is an avid sports fan, fitness enthusiast, Porsche driver, news junkie and reader of political, espionage and mystery novels.
Lorena Roel, Esq.
Lorena became a member of the California Bar in May of 2015, and began working at The Jellins Group, in June 2016.
Lorena graduated from the University of California – Santa Barbara in 2011 with a Bachelor’s degree in History with an enthusiasm in European History, and a minor in Art History with an emphasis in the Renaissance. She then earned her Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law in San Diego. During her time at California Western, Lorena received the Public Service Honors Award for interning at the World Trade Center San Diego. Lorena has experience in the political, non-profit, lobbyist, and Naval Defense sectors. Her legal experience is in the following areas: Landlord-Tenant Relationship, Real Property,
Estate and Trust Litigation, Estate and Trust Administration, and Estate Planning.
In her spare time, Lorena enjoys running, swimming, hiking, spending time outdoors, and traveling.
Sean C. Glascock
Sean has been The Jellins Group’s Administrative Assistant for two years, using his patient and detail oriented personality to overcome all manner of administrative challenges.
Sean graduated from Whitman College with a Bachelor’s degree in History, an experience supplemented with courses in Stanford’s summer program and an archaeological expedition to Romania with Prof. John N. Karavas of CYA.
Previously, Sean worked in Alice’s restaurant in the enchanting Woodside hills. Sean has a love of books and increasing his vocabulary words.