Rowena Santos

Rowena Santos

Practice Group Attorney

Rowena Santos represents clients facing a diverse range of business and commercial disputes in state and federal courts across California, including arbitrations. As a litigator with more than 17 years of experience, Rowena develops and executes individualized litigation strategies. She has broad litigation experience in the areas of corporate and partnership disputes, contract disputes, real estate, intellectual property, breach of fiduciary duty, embezzlement, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Rosenthal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and Telephone Consumer Protection Act, products liability, landlord tenant disputes, as well as in the defense of employers in litigation matters including breach of contract, wrongful termination, harassment, discrimination, class action wage and hour, and unfair labor practice.


  • Business litigation
  • Employment law
  • Real estate and construction litigation
  • Consumer litigation
  • Complex consumer warranty actions
  • Multidistrict litigation (MDL)



  • General Counsel, Kittrich Corporation, 2004-2005


  • Member, United States Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, 2018


  • J.D., Southwestern University School of Law, 2000
  • B.A., University of California at Santa Barbara, 1996
  • California