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David Alexander Russomanno

David Alexander Russomanno

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury

About Me

My name is David Alexander Russomanno, and I am an aggressive, relentless and knowledgable criminal defense attorney based in Los Angeles.  I defend my clients in all of the courts in California.  I approach every case, misdemeanor or felony with the same aggressive attitude and, most importantly, experience to provide you with the best possible disposition, such as a dismissal or acquittal. If you or someone close to you has been arrested, it is of the utmost importance that you retain a criminal defense attorney immediately because, among many things, certain rights inherent to a defendant can be waived if you wait too long.


I am licensed with the State Bar of California and admitted to practice before all California State courts and the United States District Court for the Central District of California.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Criminal Defense: 70%
    4 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
    4 years
  3. Personal Injury: 10%
    4 years



Contingent (25-40%), Fixed (Always), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

22 total 

  • William Charles Peacock

    What more is there to say about Russomanno? He's a consummate professional, knows the law in-and-out, and works tirelessly on his clients behalf.


    William Peacock Family Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Jason Franklin Coker

    I endorse this lawyer. David is an outstanding attorney who fights hard for his clients.


    Jason Coker DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Arro Law

655 North Central Avenue, 17th Floor
Glendale, CA, 91203




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Wiley W. Manuel AwardState Bar of California2015
Wiley W. Manuel AwardState Bar of California2014
Top Attorney Criminal DefenseAvvo2014
Top Contributor Criminal DefenseAvvo2013
Clients' Choice Award Criminal DefenseAvvo2013
Wiley W. Manuel AwardState Bar of California2013
Wiley W. Manuel AwardState Bar of California2012
CALI Excellence for the Future Award Legal ProfessionSouthwestern University School of Law2006
Quarterfinalist -- Parliamentary DebateUCLA - Pt. Loma 2000 Sunset Cliffs Classic1999
Top Speaker -- Parliamentary DebateUCLA - Pt. Loma 2000 Sunset Cliffs Classic1999
Outstanding Delegate General AssemblyMoorpark College -- WESTMUN VI Model United Nations1998

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Principal AttorneyArro Law2012 - Present
Associate AttorneyThe Liu Law Firm2011 - 2012
VolunteerInnocence Matters2010 - 2011
General CounselADSPA, LLC2004 - 2011
Executor & TrusteeAW Living Trust2000 - 2004
Assistant to the Director of ForensicsUCLA Forensic Department2000 - 2001


Association NamePosition NameDuration
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMember2013 - Present
The Innocence ProjectMember2012 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2012 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Criminal Defense LawyersMember2012 - Present
Criminal Defense AttorneysMember2012 - Present
Continuing Education of the BarMember2012 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Southwestern Law School AlumniLifetime Member2007 - Present
CALI Award WinnersLifetime Member2006 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People vs. YZMy client did not have to pay restitution.
People v. MSDuring trial all charges were dismissed by the People.
People v. KBHung Jury on all counts (resulting in a mistrial)

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
University of California - Los AngelesEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Moorpark CollegeLiberal Arts and SciencesAssociate of Arts1999

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
ForensicsPersuasive Argument2001
ForensicsEffective Public Speaking2001