Antonino B. Roman
Education: Columbia University School of Law
New York State
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
Mr. Roman is an associate at FBFG, where he specializes in class actions in state and federal courts, and in e-discovery. His past experience includes representing plaintiffs and corporate defendants in complex litigation matters. He has participated in all phases of discovery and appeared in federal and state courts, and drafted federal and state briefs and pleadings, including winning summary judgment motions and federal appellate and trial briefs.
As an attorney at boutique litigation firms in New York City, he assisted in the prosecution of In re: Initial Public Offering Securities Litigation, a class action against issuers and underwriters of securities, and In re: Wilmington Trust Securities Litigation, a class action involving loan loss accounting issues. He was also an associate at Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP, where his team served as lead defense counsel in In re: Fashion Model Antitrust Litigation, a horizontal price-fixing class action, and at Kaye Scholer LLP, where he oversaw the implementation of multi-district pretrial discovery in In re: Rezulin Products Liability Litigation. He also practiced law at Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz Law Offices, a top-tier litigation firm in the Philippines based on Asia-Pacific Legal 500’s annual rankings.
Mr. Roman is admitted to practice in New York, the Philippines, and the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is a graduate of Columbia University School of Law, where he obtained his LL.M. and served as an editor for the Columbia Journal of Transnational Law and Columbia Journal of Asian Law. He obtained his J.D. and B.A. in Economics from Ateneo de Manila University, a Jesuit-run institution in the Philippines.
His numerous articles and commentaries on U.S. and Philippine legal issues have been published in the Columbia Journal of Asian Law, the Integrated Bar of the Philippines Law Journal, the Philippine Bar Association Newsletter, and the New York Law Journal. He has also lectured abroad on U.S. Discovery Practice.