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Brooke Romero is an associate in the Cerritos office of Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo, and represents California school districts and county offices of education, as well as private schools, in a variety of general education and labor and employment matters. Her areas of expertise include labor relations, contract administration, certificated and classified employee discipline and dismissal matters, and school board governance.
Ms. Romero earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, where she was on the Dean’s Honor List. Prior to attending law school, she received a scholarship from the Women Lawyers Association of San Luis Obispo County.
Ms. Romero earned her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Chapman University, Dale E. Fowler School of Law, where she was awarded a merit scholarship. During law school, she served as a staff editor on the Nexus Journal of Law and Policy, and as an Academic Fellow for first-year Contracts students. Ms. Romero was also the recipient of several CALI awards (highest class grade) for courses including Contracts, Legal & Equitable Remedies, and Legal Analysis.
Publications and Speaking Engagements
Ms. Romero is an active contributor to the firm’s education law publications and blog.