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Domenic Romano



Founder & Managing Attorney
  • New York State Bar (1993)
  • Ontario Bar – Canada (1996) ​
Law Schools
  • Oxford University in England, B.A. (Jurisprudence, 1991)
  • Columbia University, LL.M. (International Business, 1992)
  • Dalhousie University, LL.B. (1994) ​
  • McGill University, M.A.; B.A. (History & Political Science, 1988)

Before founding Romano Law in 2003, Domenic was an international corporate attorney at a large Manhattan law firm and an in-house attorney at a Biotechnology company in Toronto, Canada.

Domenic has often appeared as a legal commentator on well-known television networks such as CNN, HLN, Al Jazeera, FOX Business News and Bloomberg TV, where he has discussed business, sports and entertainment legal issues.

He has spoken on entertainment law and business law matters at the Producers Guild of America (PGA), New York Public Library’s Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), the Workshop in Business Opportunities (WIBO) and the Institute of Culinary Education (ICE).  Domenic also recently led a Continuing Legal Education seminar on the legal aspects of filmmaking for other attorneys.

Domenic is a member of the New York City Bar Association.  He serves on its Joint Committee on Legal Referral Service.  He is a member of the Business Law Section and the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Sections of the New York State Bar Association.  He is also a member of the Brooklyn Bar Association.

Domenic has served on the board of directors of both the American National Theatre (ANT) and STREETS International, a non-profit organization serving disadvantaged youth in underdeveloped nations.  He was also selected to Super Lawyers in 2015, 2016 and 2017.  Only 2.5% of attorneys in New York Metro receive this distinction.

He is the founding member and organizer of the Business Lawyers Group and the Entertainment Lawyers Group in New York City, each a diverse network of exceptionally qualified and experienced attorneys.  Domenic is also the co-founder of the Media, Entertainment & Sports Professionals Group in Manhattan.

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