Freeman, Freeman & Smiley LLP

Professional Details

Theodore J. Roper, Partner

Theodore J. Roper’s practice focuses on corporate, contract and commercial law. He is an established advisor on a wide range of legal matters concerning Japanese corporations from mergers and acquisitions, to employment related laws and immigration law. Mr. Roper serves as a general counsel to various Japanese corporations. Mr. Roper frequently speaks on topics such as sexual harassment, wrongful discharge, and immigration  He has written articles for and been featured in publications such as International Legal Strategy, Bridge USA, Tee Up Magazine, UJP News for Japanese Executives, and Japanese Business News.

In 2007, Mr. Roper was recognized on the Southern California Super Lawyers list, a designation bestowed on only the top 5% of lawyers in this region.

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Japan Business Association
  • US-Japan Council