Professional Profile: Michael Romer 2017
Name: Michael Romer
Title: Managing Partner
Company: Romer Debbas LLP
Location: New York, NY
Birthplace: Staten Island, NY
Family: Wife (Tammy), son (Shane) and daughter (Aubrey)
College: Seton Hall University, B.S. / St. John’s University, J.D.
First job unrelated to your current field: Family-owned paint store
First job in current field: 9 months as L&T litigator, transactional attorney ever since.
What your firm does now and its plans for the future? We are a 25 attorney real estate focused law firm covering all aspects of real estate and related areas. Continued growth & diversification is the plan.
Hobbies: Yankees and Giants fan, golf and reading
Favorite novel: Patriot Games by Tom Clancy
Favorite film: Braveheart
Keys to success: Never being satisfied. Recognizing that you can’t do it alone. Not letting success change who you are.
Person(s) you most admire (outside of family): Law enforcement, emergency services and military.
If you had to choose a different profession, what would it be? Teacher