Marcel Safar is a founding partner of Chevron Partners and its affiliated companies. Marcel founded Chevron Partners with longtime friend and colleague Xavier Giraud of the development firm Fulton in Paris, continuing on his development at Daniel René where he directed the full scale re-positioning of family assets. Previously, Marcel was a practicing attorney at the law firms of Sidley Austin LLP and Otterbourg, Steindler, Houston & Rosen P.C. in New York City, where he focused his practice on real estate finance. Marcel holds a J.D. from Cornell Law School, a Maitrise en Droit from Université de Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and a B.A., summa cum laude from Boston University. Marcel is licensed to practice law in Massachusetts and New York and is a licensed construction supervisor in Massachusetts.