Bibi Fell is the founder and principal attorney at Fell Law. Bibi primarily practices in the areas of catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death. She is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). Membership is extended by invitation only to lawyers who have demonstrated extensive trial experience, civility and professionalism. In 2018, Bibi was one of three finalists for Consumer Attorneys of San Diego’s “Trial Lawyer of the Year” award. She has also been selected to be a member of The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers, the Daily Journal’s Top 100 Women Lawyers, and Superlawyers.
Some of Bibi’s noteworthy results include a $105,000,000 verdict in a medical fraud case wherein she served as lead trial counsel, a $15,000,000 wage and hour class action settlement, a $5,310,000 settlement in a wrongful death case, a $5,000,000 settlement in a medical malpractice case, a $5,000,000 settlement for a boy hit while riding a bicycle, a $1,850,000 settlement in a medical malpractice case, and a $1,300,000 settlement in a drunk driving case.
Other lawyers want to learn from the best. Bibi devotes substantial time to teaching young lawyers and law students how to work up and try cases. She has taught Advanced Trial Advocacy at the University of San Diego, School of Law since 2015, the ABOTA Trial College at Harvard Law School as a Teaching Fellow, directs the National Institute for Trial Advocacy Deposition Skills, co-chairs the Alliance of Women Trial Lawyers annual conference, and speaks at numerous trial advocacy conventions around the country.
University of San Diego, School of Law, J.D. magna cum laude, Law Review, Order of the Coif (2004)
University of California, San Diego, B.A., Political Science, cum laude, Dean’s List (2001)
Honors and Awards
Daily Journal’s Top 100 Women Lawyers
2019 Recipient of the Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award by CASD
One of three finalists for Consumer Attorneys of San Diego’s 2018 “Trial Lawyer of the Year”
The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers
Top Attorneys in Southern California
University of San Diego, School of Law, Rising Star Recent Alumni
#2 Plaintiff Verdict in California in 2018
#1 Intentional Tort Verdict in California in 2018
Top Ten Verdicts in the United States 2018
Professional Associations and Memberships
American Board of Trial Advocates, Member, Trial College Fellow
Alliance of Women Trial Lawyers, Annual Conference Co-Chair
National Institute for Trial Advocacy, Advisory Board Member, Program Director, Faculty
University of San Diego, School of Law, Adjunct Professor
Consumer Attorneys of San Diego, Member
Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles, Member
Justice Headquarters, Advisory Board Member