Richard P. Roggia, esq.


Representative Cases 

Child Custody and Visitation 

• Served as trial counsel in over 100 cases involving contested child custody and visitation disputes, including the preparation and appearance through hearing and statement of decision, with issues such as domestic violence, special needs children, appropriate educational placement for children, and the crafting and implementation of co-parenting agreements. 

• Served as minors’ counsel, on a pro bono basis, under appointment by the Court in numerous cases involving highly protracted and complex child custody litigation 

• Frequent panelist, guest lecturer and presenter in a number of Family Law seminars dealing with the specific issues of the impact of Family Code Section 3044 on child custody and visitation’s orders; “Cutting-Edge Solutions in Mediation and Co-parenting” - child custody and visitation disputes; the role of minors’ counsel in custody and visitation litigation