S. Roger Rombro

Roger RombroRombro & Associates founder, S. Roger Rombro, is passionate about family law. He not only brings over 40 years of experience in the legal profession, his own child custody battle early in his career inspired him to become one of the South Bay’s leading legal experts in divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, property division and other critical areas of family law. Mr. Rombro understands how difficult and challenging divorce or child custody can be and has dedicated his career to helping clients move forward with their lives.

S. Roger Rombro AV rating

For the past eighteen years Mr. Rombro has earned the highest possible rating of “AV” from the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, signifying preeminent legal ability and the highest standards of legal competence and professional ethics, and has been selected annually as a Southern California Super Lawyer.

S. Roger Rombro is, and has been for over twenty years, a Certified Specialist in Family Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Tulane University School of Law. Mr. Rombro clerked for the Honorable Stanley N. Barnes, United States Circuit Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit immediately following law school. Before entering private practice, he was a Deputy District Attorney for the County of Los Angeles. He has been lead counsel in nearly 4,000 trials in the state and federal courts, nearly 300 of which were before juries.

Mr. Rombro is also a lecturer and materials author for family law, domestic relations, ethics and trial advocacy with the National Business Institute. He was Co-Chair of the Children’s Issue Sub-Committee of the State Bar of California, Los Angeles Regional Standing Committee. He was appointed by the Board of Trustees to a three year term of office to the Executive Committee of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of California, otherwise known as “FLEXCOM,” effective October, 2013. His duties with FLEXCOM include those as Membership Chair and Co-Chair of Public Relations. He is a member of various bar associations, including the Los Angeles County Bar Association, to which he serves by appointment as both an arbitrator and as a mediator for the Attorney-Client Mediation and Arbitration Services program (“ACMAS”).

Areas of Practice

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Family Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1973
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1974
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 1984


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1972
  • University of Pennsylvania
    • B.A. - 1966

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • South Bay Bar Association, Member, Board of Directors
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association, Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of California, Member, Committee on Custody and Visitation, 1984

Past Employment Positions

  • Honorable Stanley Nelson Barnes, Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, Law Clerk, 1972 - 1973


  • Phi Alpha Delta


  • Child Custody and Visitation (2014)
  • Strategies for the Effective Use of Discovery (2014)
  • Enforcement & Post-Trial Modifications: Preliminary Observations & Rules (2013); Marriage Dissolution - Process and Procedure (2014)
  • Trial of a Divorce Case (2013)
  • Advanced Child and Spousal Support Issues (2013)
  • Prosecution of Contempt (2013);
  • Ethical Considerations in Divorce Cases (2008)
  • Preliminary Observations Regarding Disclosure Requirements (2007)
  • Ethics, Evidence and Experts (2007)
  • Completing the Divorce (2005)
  • Exploring Custody, Visitation and Support Issues (2005)
  • Child Custody (2005)
  • Ethics as it Relates to Domestic Law (2005)
  • How to Complete the Divorce (2005)
  • Attachments (2004)
  • Ethical Perils in Divorce Practice (2004)
  • Custody-Fantasy and Realism (2004)

MessageOur Staff

I am very satisfied with Roger Rombro service. I now have more time with my kids and enjoying every bit of it. Not many attorneys you will find that truly cares about your issues. Roger sincerely does. Thank you so much Roger and team! - Cash

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3405 Sepulveda Blvd
Ste 200
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Open Today 9:00am - 5:00pm

More Info Directions (310) 545-1900