Chelsea Lenard joined Grewal Law PLLC as an associate attorney after working as a law clerk since May of 2019. Chelsea earned her Juris Doctor from Michigan State University College of Law in May of 2020.
Chelsea was born and raised in Metro Detroit and began college at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. She later ventured down south to Murfreesboro, Tennessee where she obtained her bachelor’s degree from Middle Tennessee State University in 2015 majoring in Criminal Justice and minoring in Psychology.
Chelsea’s experience in the legal field began long before law school. During college, Chelsea worked as a file clerk at Bodman PLC in 2013. While in Tennessee, she interned at the Rutherford County District Attorney’s Office working for their cold case unit, and later worked as a paralegal for a general practice firm from 2015 to 2017.
During law school, Chelsea was able to continue gaining a variety of experiences. She interned for the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, & Energy where she assisted various departments in research and the interpretation of various state environmental policies and statutes. She also worked in-house at McLaren Health Care Corporation in both their labor and employment and administrative departments.
Chelsea was a clinician for the Animal Welfare Clinic and worked as a student editor for the Animal Legal and Historical Web Center. She also served as the secretary for the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund. Overall, Chelsea has always been focused on gaining as much experience as she can so she can become a well-rounded attorney and better serve her future clients.
In her spare time, Chelsea enjoys singing, traveling, and spending time with her family and pets.