C. Athena Roussos

C. Athena Roussos

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Appellate Attorney in Elk Grove, CA

C. Athena Roussos, Attorney at Law
 | 9281 Office Park Circle, Suite 140
Elk Grove, CA 95758
Phone: 916-670-7901
Fax: 916-670-7921
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2018
Selected to Rising Stars: 2009 - 2010
Licensed Since: 1997
Practice Areas:
  • Appellate (80%),
  • Family Law (10%),
  • Business Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

Athena Roussos specializes in civil appeals, writs, and law and motion matters in the California courts in a broad variety of cases.  She is also experienced in civil litigation both in the state and federal courts.   Athena is a Certified Specialist in Appellate Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.  She is also a trained court-appointed mediator and experienced in alternative dispute resolution.

Athena has argued cases in the California Supreme Court, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and other appellate courts throughout California. 

Athena is also a former lecturer at Pacific McGeorge School of Law, having taught courses in appellate advocacy, legal writing, and law practice management. 

In addition to handling appeals and writs, Athena provides consultations for potential appeals, assistance in trial proceedings where an appeal is anticipated, and other general litigation support to trial attorneys, in nearly every type of civil case. She also represents clients in trial court litigation on a limited basis.  Athena represents individuals, businesses, associations, and public agencies.

Certificates and Credentials

California Board of Legal Specialization

About Athena Roussos

Admitted: 1997, California

Professional Webpage: athenaroussoslaw.com/?page_id=8


  • Justinian Honor Society, Syracuse University College of Law, 1997
  • Order of the Coif, 1997

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified Specialist, Appellate LawThe State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, 2008

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member, California Academy of Appellate Lawyers, 2016
  • Secretary, Sacramento County Bar Association, Appellate Section, 2011
  • Board Member, Women Lawyers of Sacramento, 2010

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Certified Mediator, Court of Appeal for the Third Appellate District Mediation Program
Office Location for C. Athena Roussos

9281 Office Park Circle
Suite 140
Elk Grove, CA 95758


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Last Updated: 11/29/2017

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