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     Roxas Law, APC is a boutique law firm and was founded in 2013. Roxas Law is located in Torrance, CA. The firm’s Founding and Managing Partner, Sandy K. Roxas and the firm’s Partner, Adrian G. Roxas, have earned the respect of judges and practitioners in the legal community as fair and ethical experts and advocates in the areas of Family Law and Criminal Law. The Attorneys at Roxas Law have a combined experience of 40 years in jury trials, litigation and mediation.

     Roxas Law has achieved prominence and distinction in their legal work and for their dedication and service to their communities. Sandy and Adrian have both demonstrated a strong commitment to the advancement of legal issues and concerns affecting marginalized and underrepresented communities. Roxas Law was recently named the 2021 Small Business of the Year by Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi.

Sandy K. Roxas, Esq.

     Sandy K. Roxas founded Roxas Law in 2013. Prior to founding the firm, Sandy was a partner at Lam & Associates, APC (later Lam & Roxas, APC) from 2005-2013.

     Sandy has zealously litigated family law disputes, successfully obtained or defended restraining orders, and mediated family law cases for low and high conflict clients. Sandy is a frequent speaker and legal commentator in the family law issues. Since 2017, Sandy has been named to California Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers, an exclusive list which recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state and recognizes attorneys who embody excellence in their practice of law.

     Sandy earned her Bachelor’s degree, Cum Laude, from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and she received her law degree from Chapman University School of Law in 2004. Sandy was the co-Founding President of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Organization and the Managing Editor of the Chapman Law Journal. Sandy was awarded scholarships from the Orange County Asian American Bar Association and the Orange County Women Lawyers Association. As a law student, Sandy served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Candice Beason of the Los Angeles Superior Court and was a law clerk for the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office.

     Sandy is admitted to practice law in California and the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California in 2004.

Adrian G. Roxas, Esq.

     Adrian G. Roxas joined Roxas Law as a Partner on August 15, 2020, and he is the firm’s lead trial attorney handling all stages of the firm’s trials in family and criminal courts. Prior to Roxas Law, Adrian had a long and decorated 14-year career as a deputy district attorney with the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office where he conducted complex, high-level, serious, and violent felony jury trials to verdict. Adrian has tried to verdict cases involving sexual assault, child molestation, child abuse, domestic violence, gang rape cases, murders, and special circumstance murders.

     Because of Adrian’s experience and expertise in jury trials, court proceedings, criminal law, Adrian was a recurring trainer and lecturer for training divisions for the Los Angeles Police Department and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Adrian also trained medico-legal professionals, hospital staff, and other attorneys with the California Clinical Forensic Medical Training Center and the California District Attorneys Association.

     Adrian earned his Bachelor’s degree, Summa Cum Laude, from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona where he was a member of the university’s Filipino students association. Adrian received his law degree from Southwestern University School of Law in 2004. He was a member of and mentor in the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association, and he volunteered for several government/public sector agencies.

     Adrian was admitted to practice law in California and the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California in 2004.

Troy L. Fredericksen, Esq.

     Troy L. Fredericksen joined Roxas Law as an undergraduate legal intern in 2013. Troy earned his Bachelor’s Degree from University of California, Los Angeles. He earned his law degree from Loyola Law School in 2016, where he was an intern for the Center for Conflict Resolution. Upon admission the California Bar, Troy assumed the position of Associate Attorney at Roxas Law. Troy has a vast experience in all aspects of Family Law, including dissolution of marriage, child custody and visitation, child support, spousal support, attorney’s fees, and property division.

     Troy is a native of the South Bay region of Los Angeles and he was a trained Behavioral Therapist, working exclusively with special needs children throughout the South Bay.