Romero Law, APC is a Pasadena-based firm that specializes in litigating matters related to complex civil fraud, business transactions, corporate law, intellectual property, employment, and entertainment law. They represent clients as diverse as Fortune 250 companies, international media companies, insurance companies, film labs, international and theatrical film distributors, commercial property owners and developers, chartered banks, foreign investors, as well as individual litigants. At Romero Law, APC the attorneys who have experience at the trial court and appellate levels, in both state and federal courts, has consistently obtained successful outcomes on behalf of their clients.
Alan Romero is the principal and lead trial attorney of Romero Law, APC. He is admitted to practice law in the State of California, the United States Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit, the United States Tax Court and the United States District Court for the Central and Northern District of California. Mr. Romero practices in the areas of employment law, employment litigation business and commercial litigation, enforcement of judgements and appellate law.
Mr. Romero’s notable results have included a historic $8.1MM jury verdict in a Fair Employment and Housing case arising out of police corruption in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, a $3.05MM jury verdict related to the clarification of certain television distribution rights on behalf of STARZ Home Entertainment, LLC, a judgment of $2.76MM in a motion picture-related fraud action on behalf of Anchor Bay Entertainment, LLC, and a $1.5MM settlement in a medical malpractice action which resulted in a published appellate decision radically altering California law with respect to the enforcement of Medi-Cal liens against injured minors. More recently, Mr. Romero facilitated the successful launch of a $50MM international start-up, and has realized a number of discernibly favorable results at both the trial and appellate court level for his clients.
Prior to law school, Mr. Romero interned for the Consul for Legal Affairs of the Consulate of Mexico in Los Angeles. During his time there, he worked on several matters; the most notable being a concerted attempt to modify certain policies of the United States Bureau of Prisons related to the calculation of federal “Good Time” credit for non-citizens. After law school, Mr. Romero interned for, and was later hired by, the law firm of Mathews & Weisser. Working under the regular and direct supervision of the firm’s lead litigator, a California attorney and Barrister, Mr. Romero was exposed to a wide variety of litigation in the areas of taxation, securities law, and white-collar fraud, litigating matters pending before American and British courts.
Mr. Romero received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from California State University in Los Angeles, where he was accepted at the age of fifteen. Mr. Romero then went on to obtain his Juris Doctor from Southwestern Law School in the accelerated two-year SCALE program. A Board Certified Behavior Analyst, and Certified Fraud Examiner, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. Mr. Romero presently serves as a Director-at-Large for the alumni associations of Southwestern Law School and California State University at Los Angeles and Cal State LA Alumni Association Board of Directors – Director at Large. Former Mock Trial instructor at Pasadena High School’s Law and Public Service Academy. A fifth-generation Angeleno, Mr. Romero is natively fluent in Spanish.
Mr. Romero is in various professional associations including: the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He holds the coveted AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell (2019), recognized by Super Lawyers, Top Verdicts – Top 50 California Jury Verdicts (2019) Top 40 Litigators Under 40, American Society of Legal Advocates (2014-2019) Rated by AVVO 10.0/10.0 “Superb” (2013-2020) and featured in Pasadena Magazine as a Top Attorney (2013-2020).
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