Our office is located in Bellingham, Washington, and we have been serving Whatcom County, Skagit County, and surrounding communities since 2010. We represent families, individuals, and small businesses, and strive to provide our clients with reliable, affordable, and effective representation. Our attorneys are passionate about helping clients achieve their goals, and we approach each case with integrity and compassion.
Robert Joseph La Rocco
Robert is the founder of the La Rocco Law Firm and its senior attorney. He has extensive experience in family law, bankruptcy, and debt relief cases, and significant experience in criminal defense and several other areas of law. In addition to a Juris Doctor degree, he holds a Master’s Degree in accounting and taxation, and frequently puts his previous accounting experience to work for his clients in bankruptcy cases, small business law cases, property division and child support cases, and many more. He is a tireless worker and a gifted trial lawyer, priding himself on his courtroom experience and skills.
Benjamin A. Pepper
Born and raised in Bellingham, Ben was first introduced to the law during his junior year of high school, working part time for a local firm. He graduated from the University of Oregon in 2005, and went on to attend Lewis & Clark Law School in Portland, where he served as judicial extern to Judge Paul Papak of the United States District Court for the District of Oregon, Lead Articles Editor of the Lewis & Clark Law Review, research assistant to Dean Robert H. Klonoff, and as a teaching assistant for contracts, criminal procedure, and legal writing courses.
Our mission is to provide each client with a high level of personal service, to take a genuine interest in each client’s unique needs and goals, and to provide the best counsel and advocacy available. We are committed to working with our clients to provide quality legal services in a timely, effective, and efficient manner, and to maintain the highest standards of professional integrity. We encourage a positive environment based on teamwork, open communication, loyalty, and mutual respect. We also represent our clients vigorously and aggressively when necessary, and will fight to help you achieve your goals. We seek to treat all of our clients like family; each case and each client is important to us, and our goal is to earn your faith as the first number to call when you face a crisis.