Fabozzi & Miller, APC focuses primarily on matters relating to real estate, business law, civil litigation, creditors’ rights, employment law and estate planning. The firm handles cases in Orange, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego counties before the Superior Court of California and the United States District Court of the Central, Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of California. The firm offers various hourly rates depending on the complexity of the matter. Our experience in representing numerous financial institutions, real estate developers, and businesses enables us to provide seasoned, effective and thorough representation to our clients.
Edward J. Miller graduated from University of Phoenix (B.S. 2002) and Thomas Jefferson School of Law (J.D. 2005). He has been with the firm since 2003, having clerked with Founding Partner Dennis F. Fabozzi for a number of years prior to becoming licensed. Mr. Miller is Managing Partner of Fabozzi & Miller, APC, where he practices in the areas of civil litigation, real property, creditors’ rights, business law and estate planning. He is a member of the State Bar of California, United States District Court (all California Districts), Riverside County Bar, and Southwest Riverside County Bar. Mr. Miller is a Master at the Bench with the Southwest Inns of Court and a Member of Phi Alpha Delta, the country’s oldest legal fraternity. He is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell, signifying that he has achieved the highest level of professional excellence. Since 2009 Mr. Miller has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Southwest Riverside County. In 2016 Mr. Miller was nominated as Citizen of the Year by the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Prior to practicing law, for more than a decade Mr. Miller held varied corporate positions with major retailers, where he was responsible for corporate development and sales for California, Arizona and Nevada. He has experience managing multi-million dollar corporate accounts and business ventures.
Ashley R. Wedding graduated from Pepperdine University (B.A., magna cum laude, 2004) and University of Nevada Las Vegas, Boyd School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2011). She joined the firm in 2013 and is a member of the Riverside County Bar Association, Southwest Riverside County Bar, North County Bar Association and Lawyers Club. Ms. Wedding is an Officer of the Southwest Inns of Court and on the Board of Directors of the Southwest Riverside County Bar Association. During Law School Ms. Wedding was an extern for the Honorable Phillip M. Pro, United States District Court Judge for the District of Nevada.
Prior to practicing law, Ms. Wedding worked as a Human Resources Consultant for small, medium and large businesses. Ms. Wedding advised employers on common workplace issues such as wage and hour issues, employee relations, harassment, discrimination, state and federal laws and disability accommodations. Since 2008, she has maintained a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) designation, which evidences mastery of core human resources principals and skills essential to the practice of HR.
Daniel J. Ratajczak graduated from California State University, Sacramento (B.A. 2007) and Western State University College of Law (J.D. 2011). Since 2013 Mr. Ratajczak has practiced family law and assisted clients through divorce, paternity and domestic violence cases. Mr. Ratajczak also assists clients with real estate and business transactions. He is a member of the State Bar of California, Riverside County Bar, and Southwest Riverside County Bar Association.
Brittany N. Smith graduated from Gonzaga University, Spokane, Washington (B.A., cum laude, 2009) and California Western School of Law, San Diego, California (J.D. 2012). Ms. Smith has extensive trial experience, having tried over 175 cases while acting as Minor’s Counsel in San Diego County. She is a member of the State Bar of California, the Massachusetts State Bar, the Riverside County Bar, and the Lawyers Club of San Diego. Ms. Smith practices in the areas of civil litigation, business, and real estate.
William J. Sarrus (of counsel) graduated from University of Vermont and Southwestern University Law School. He is involved in civil litigation, business and real estate law. He is a member of the State Bar of California, United States District Court and Orange County Bar. Mr. Sarrus is of counsel and brings thirty years of litigation experience to the firm.
Mr. Sarrus represents the firm’s clients in the Orange County and surrounding areas.
Founding Partner, Dennis F. Fabozzi, began practicing law in Orange County, California in 1978, where he started and successfully managed three law firms. In 2000 he moved his practice to Temecula. In 2014, he partnered with Edward J. Miller and the firm became known as Fabozzi & Miller, APC, one of the largest firms in the Temecula Valley. Sadly, Mr. Fabozzi died suddenly on April 15, 2017, shortly after celebrating his 65th birthday. He was planning to retire from Fabozzi & Miller, APC on April 28, 2017. Mr. Fabozzi was a mentor to countless attorneys who had the opportunity of working with him over the course of his career. He served as Temporary Judge for Riverside County Superior Court since 2004 and was a member of the Riverside County Superior Court ADR Committee.
Andrea MeredithCertified Senior Paralegal
Diana SandovalCertified Paralegal
Lauren StilesCertified Paralegal
George RuizCourt Runner