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Malcolm B. Roberts

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in San Diego, CA

Landay Roberts LLP
600 W Broadway, Suite 700
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: 619-230-5712
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016
Licensed in California Since: 2006
Practice Areas: Business Litigation, Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff
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Attorney Profile

Attorney Malcolm B. Roberts is a partner with Landay Roberts LLP in San Diego, California. A highly competent trial attorney with more than 16 years of legal experience, Mr. Roberts provides exceptional advocacy and support to clients throughout the greater San Diego metro and surrounding areas.

After gaining significant experience working for some of the most prominent law firms in his region, Mr. Roberts established his practice, along with his partner, with a mission to deliver the personalized representation his clients deserve at rates they can afford. During his career, he has achieved a long record of successful outcomes for his clients dealing with business litigation, personal injury, wrongful death, product liability claims, insurance coverage disputes as well as real estate disputes, and other serious issues affecting their personal and professional lives.

A native of San Diego, Mr. Roberts is a 2000 graduate of the University of California, Berkeley. He obtained his Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, in 2005, and his license to practice in California the following year.

Mr. Roberts has invaluable knowledge of local courts and procedures, and this helps him better address his clients' issues and deliver the highest level of counsel possible to help them achieve positive results. He has handled cases in state and federal courts across his region and has also published articles on a variety of topics related to defective medical devices, the duty of due care and other subjects.

Recognized for his exemplary professionalism and outstanding legal abilities, Mr. Roberts has earned top ratings from his peers, including being listed among the “Top Young Attorneys” by the San Diego Daily Transcript in 2012. He received the Best of the Bar Award from the San Diego Business Journal and also many positive reviews and referrals from his satisfied clients.

Along with managing a successful legal practice, Mr. Roberts maintains active memberships in the San Diego County Bar Association and the Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association. He has a genuine concern for the legal issues that affect the residents and businesses of his community, and has volunteered with the VIP Mentor Program for young parolees as well as the Cancer Legal Resource Center. Furthermore, he was a member of the Board of Directors for the Olivia Hudson Foundation, a nonprofit devoted to raising contributions for pediatric brain cancer research.

Practice Areas
  • 40%Business Litigation
  • 40%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20%Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements, Wrongful Death, Class Actions


3 Years Super Lawyers
1 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2016

About Malcolm B. Roberts

First Admitted: 2006, California

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • October 2009 – “Duty of Due Care Not Extended to Utility Company,” Trial Bar News, Vol. 32, Issue 8
  • May 2008 – “Pre-Market FDA Approval Protects Medical Device Manufacturers,” Trial Bar News, Vol. 31, Issue 5


  • Top Young Attorney, San Diego Daily Transcript, 2012
  • Best of the Bar, San Diego Business Journal, 2017
  • Best of the Bar, San Diego Business Journal, 2016

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Cancer Legal Resource Center, Volunteer
  • Board of Directors, Olivia Hudson Foundation

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association
  • San Diego County Bar Association

Educational Background

  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 2000
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Office Location for Malcolm B. Roberts

600 W Broadway
Suite 700
San Diego, CA 92101

Phone: 619-230-5712

Last Updated: 7/21/2022

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