Robert M. Romainromain@baerlaw.net
Robert Romain is a senior partner at Baer Romain, LLP and has been with the firm since 1986. His areas of practice include real estate, business law, and estate planning and administration. As a seasoned real estate attorney, his practice involves the preparation of agreements for residential and commercial transactions, title insurance, settlements, landlord/tenant, and zoning and municipal law.
Within the realm of business law, Rob handles the formation of business entities including corporations and limited liability companies as well as the purchase and sale of businesses.
Rob was born in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania. He received his B.S., summa cum laude, from West Chester State College in 1979 and his J.D. from Villanova University School of Law in 1982. Rob was admitted to the Pennsylvania Bar in 1982, U.S. Court of Military Appeals in 1983, U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania in 1986, and the U.S. Supreme Court in 1988.
Rob is currently the Solicitor for the Borough of Spring City, a position he has held since 1997. He is also an active member of the Chester County Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. In addition, Rob has served on the boards of directors for a number of community-based not-for-profit organizations including the Phoenixville Area YMCA, Phoenixville Area Community Services, Phoenixville Area Chamber of Commerce, and Phoenixville Hospital Malpractice Fund, Inc. Rob currently serves on the Board of Directors for Phoenixville Federal Bank & Trust and also serves on the Board of Trustees for Phoenixville Hospital where he is Vice-Chairman.
In addition to being an experienced attorney, Rob served for 30 years in the United States Navy, Judge Advocate General’s Corps. He served on active duty with the U.S. Navy from 1982 to 1986 and continued, thereafter, to serve in the United States Naval Reserve, where he held the rank of Captain. Rob retired from the Navy in 2012.