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Prior to my Law carreer I spent 15 years in the construction industry and 4 years in the U.S. Navy as a deep sea diver and electrician.   I have a Merchant Marine Captains license and 50 years experiance with boats on the pacific coast.  I have equestrian experience and enjoyed playing polo on horse back for 15 years. I have been happily married to Joan Roberts for over 50 years.  In my legal carreer I have handled criminal cses covering every crime on the books from petty theft to murder.  I have handled civil cases in tort law, medical malpractice,(exclusively for 10 years), business and real estate litigation for both plaintiff and defense.  My present love is private mediation of all types of civil, business and real estate matters.  I volunteer as a mediator for the Superior Court of Orange County and the Federal district Court in Orange , Los Angeles and Riverside County, California.  .


Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 60%
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  2. Personal Injury: 20%
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  3. Mediation: 20%
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Contingent (33-40%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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  • Nicholas Benjamin Grossman

    I endorse this lawyer. Ken and I have worked together in the past, and he has also represented me in a lawsuit.


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    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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Contact info

575 Anton Blvd #300
Costa Mesa, CA, 92626


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certificate of appreciationOrange County Superior Court2015
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PresidentKenneth A. Roberts, A Professional Corporation1974 - Present
PresidentKenneth A. Roberts, A Professional Corporation1974 - 2015
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Attorney-MediatorsN/A2015 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationN/A1974 - Present
Orange County Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A1974 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Flynn vs. Tsai, M.D.$1,057,000.00 for plaintiff
Cipres vs. Bonus Bilt, Inc.Plaintiff $1,600,000.00
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Gavel (OCTLA)Early neutral evaluation program2008
The Gavel Magazine,Who's afraid of the big bd expert2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
Orange Coast CollegeLiberal StudiesOther - Bachelors1968
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
MCLE event with State Barsubstance abuse and drug history2014