James Roth is a local attorney specializing in corporate, real estate and business matters, including insurance law. As general counsel to diverse business entities nationwide, Jim is responsible for developing strategies to minimize risk, navigating complex transactions, and representing his clients’ interests in litigation. Jim has successfully tried numerous cases and argued before the California and federal courts of appeal. He is also a frequent speaker and lecturer to professional and community groups on a variety of legal topics and is a regular columnist for the San Diego Defense Lawyers and the San Diego Chapter of the National Association of Real Property Managers.
Committed to community service and strengthening our community, Jim has assumed leadership positions on an assortment of foundations. He has been with the Board of Directors of Casa de las Campanas and is the Chair for the Legal Compliance Committee. He is a former Director for the Blue Sky Community Foundation, the Bernardo Town Center Property Owners’ Association, the Rancho Bernardo Community Foundation, the Rancho Bernardo Chamber of Commerce and its successor, the North San Diego Business Chamber, having Chaired the Board of both Chambers during his tenure. A long-time member of the Rancho Bernardo Sunrise Rotary, Jim has held almost ever Board position and served as the Club’s President during 1996-1997. Jim has also served for the past twenty years in a variety of leadership positions with Rotary District 5340. During 2006, Jim was elected to the Rancho Bernardo Hall of Fame and recognized as the Rotarian of the Year in Rotary District 5340.