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ROGER W. BACKLAR | Senior Counsel


P: (818) 205-9955 F: (818) 205-9944 E: rbacklar@tharpe-howell.com

ROGER W. BACKLAR is a Senior Counsel in the Firm’s Sherman Oaks, California, office.  As a civil litigator for more than 17 years, Mr. Backlar has a wide range of experience representing private, corporate and governmental clients in state and federal courts. He regularly represents companies in matters involving products liability, premises liability, employment law, and complex business litigation. Mr. Backlar also has extensive experience in wrongful death, personal injury and all areas of tort law.

Practice Areas


J.D., Loyola Law School, 2002
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, 1986

Bar Admissions 

State Bar of California

Court Admissions

All California State Courts

U.S. District Court - Central District of California

U.S. District Court - Eastern District of California

U.S. District Court - Northern District of California

U.S. District Court - Southern District of California

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