Romtin Parvaresh is an associate in Richards, Watson & Gershon's Litigation Department. He provides legal advocacy and analysis on an array of issues confronting California's local governments with particular expertise in business and civil litigation, civil and constitutional rights, and police practices. Clients appreciate that his advice comes after thoughtful and careful consideration of all sides of a case with their ultimate goals in mind.
Prior to joining the firm, Romtin was a criminal prosecutor at the Los Angeles City Attorney's Office, where he tried misdemeanor cases. His duties also included drafting and arguing motions, negotiating plea agreements, conducting witness interviews, and performing legal research and analysis.
During law school, Romtin was a senior editor of the Southern California Law Review. He served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Sandra Ikuta of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Honorable Victor Kenton of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. His other work experiences include clerking in the Major Crimes Division of the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office and interning at the Brennan Center for Justice, where he researched issues concerning national security, surveillance, and law enforcement.
Romtin is admitted to practice in California.