Deena O. Zaki


Deena Zaki is an associate attorney at the firm’s Riverside office. Deena joined Graves & King in 2021. Her practice currently focuses on civil litigation defense of public entities.

Deena obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management and minor in Legal Studies from La Sierra University in 2017. She subsequently obtained her Juris Doctorate from Santa Clara University School of Law in 2021, and became a member of the State Bar of California in 2021.

During Deena’s time as a law student, she was a peer mentor for the Academic Success Program, an executive board member of the Student Bar Association, and a finalist in the Honor’s Moot Court Internal competition. She also participated in various internships, including the Riverside Public Defender’s Office and law firms in the practice areas of medical malpractice, personal injury, landlord-tenant disputes, contract disputes, probate & estates, and living trusts.

Deena is born and raised in Riverside, California — and as a newly admitted attorney, she is delighted and honored to begin her career in her hometown.