Maricella completed her undergraduate studies at Grand Valley State University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a Minor in Legal Studies. While at Grand Valley, Maricella volunteered for several semesters at the Kent County Legal Assistance Center and at the Ottawa County Friend of the Court, focusing on family law disputes.
Maricella received her Juris Doctorate from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School. She is admitted to practice in the State of Michigan.
Maricella joined Hackney Grover in 2014, working in various capacities while completing her J.D. As an associate attorney at Hackney Grover, Maricella practices insurance defense litigation.