David T. Romney

David T. Romney
David T. Romney David T. Romney
  • AV Preeminent | LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell | Peer Review Rated | For Ethical Standards and Legal Ability 2010 | David Taylor Romney
  • Ventura County Bar Association
  • Pasadena bar Association | Founded 1917
  • Veteran Owned Business

David T. Romney

Santa Paula, California
626-864-2020 (Cell Phone)
Practicing law in the restored, mid-century Blaine T. Romney Building near the California Oil Museum, the new Santa Paula Art Museum and the "Old Mill" Ventura County Farm Museum in the City of Santa Paula, David T. Romney is a second-generation California attorney with over thirty years of legal experience.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Business Formation and Business Disputes
  • Trusts, Estate Planning and Probate Litigation
  • Employer – Employee Matters

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • California State Courts and Courts of Appeal


  • University of Colorado School of Law, Boulder, Colorado
    • J.D.
  • University of California, Berkeley
    • B.A.

Published Works

  • California Causes of Action, Editorial Advisory Board, James Publishing, 1998
  • Mediation – The Battle Over What Constitutes the Least Expensive Acceptable Result (Institute of Real Estate Management, Chicago, Illinois, 1999)
  • Mediation-Winning By Being Practical (Condo Management Magazine, California, September 1997)
  • California’s Unfair Business Practices Law - A Plaintiff’s Lottery? (ABA Torts News Letter, February 1993)
  • Bidding and Awarding Public Contracts (League of California Cities, 1980)

Representative Cases

  • Paul G. Marshall, Jr. v Pasadena Unified School District, 119 Cal.App.4th 1241,120 Cal.App.4th 881C, 15 Cal.Reptr.3d 244 (2004)
  • Kimura v Roberts, 89 Cal. App.3d 871 (1978)
  • Bowers v City of Buenaventura, 75 Cal.App.3d 871 (1979)

Honors and Awards

  • Highest National Rating for Attorneys by Martindale Hubbell (A/V)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pasadena Bar Association, Past Trustee
  • Ventura County Bar Association
  • Sacramento Municipal Government Attorneys Association, Past President

Past Employment Positions

  • Bryan Cave, Partner
  • Barker & Romney, Partner
  • City Attorney, City of Woodland