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MaryAnn and Robert Winters  

Before the Law Offices of Robert Schroth
It was Winters, Schroth & King

The Law Offices of Winters, Schroth & King is a professional corporation founded by Robert A. Schroth and Christopher K. King in 1980. The history of the Firm began with Robert K. and MaryAnn Winters, both graduates of the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. As a married couple, they came to Benicia in the 1950's to establish the firm of Winters and Winters where they practiced law until their retirement in 1980. In 1975, prior to their retirement, the Winters hired Robert Schroth, a graduate from the University of San Francisco School of Law, and in 1978, they hired Christopher King, a graduate from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. In 1980, Robert Schroth and Christopher King took over the practice, and the Firm became the Law Offices of Winters, Schroth & King, a Professional Corporation. In 2001, Mr. King retired from the practice of law due to health reasons. Mr. King passed away in 2002, and MaryAnn and Robert Winters passed away in 2004.


Denise Tai

    Denise came to Winters, Schroth & King in June 1990. Her primary responsibilities originally as a legal assistant were in the areas of family law litigation, including divorce and custody and support modifications, prenuptial agreements, and adoptions. Her duties now are probate, conservatorship, trust administration, and estate planning. Denise is also the current bookkeeper for Winters, Schroth & King.


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          CJ, our IT Specialist and Systems Administrator is one of the newest additions to our legal team.  Contracted via BAIC Multimedia and IT Solutions We are now able to organize our cases via complete digitalization of forms, documents, audio, and video. He is also the webmaster for this website. He can be reached via cj@baicmultimedia.com                      

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Robert A. Schroth, Attorney at law

Robert A. Schroth

Robert A. Schroth was born in San Francisco, California, and grew up in Marin County. He received his Associate of Arts degree in History from the College of Marin and graduated from the University of San Francisco with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. In June 1975, he received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Francisco School of Law and his license to practice law.

Upon receiving his law degree and passing the California State Bar Exam, Bob came to work for the law firm of Winters and Winters in August 1975. He began his legal career in general civil and criminal litigation. Since that time, he has specialized in divorce litigation and related family law matters, estate planning, probate, conservatorship, guardianship, and estate litigation. Prior to entering the practice of law, he became interested in estate planning while working as a trust administrator for Wells Fargo Bank. He taught classes in wills, trusts, and estate planning for three years at John F. Kennedy University School of Law in Pleasant Hill, California. Bob has been a pro tem judge and has served as a special master for the Family Law Department of the Solano County Superior Court. In May 1993, he received his certification as a Family Law Specialist from the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California.

Bob is a member of the Benicia Rotary Club and is on the Board of Directors of Kevin McCall’s Adobe. He has, in the past, been involved with the Lawyer in the Library program, served as treasurer for St. Vincent de Paul, and was on the founding board for Families in Transition. Bob and his wife have been married for over thirty years, and they have four adult children.