Experience, Expertise & 
One-On-one Relationships

Our team at Merrill, Arnone & Jones, LLP has been serving the legal needs of Northern California businesses and individuals for over 40 years. With an office in Santa Rosa, our firm's partners pride themselves on being problem-solvers for both the community and their clients.


Santa Rosa Attorneys

Northern California Law Firm Serving Sonoma County and Marin County

Our Santa Rosa law firm strives to meet the complete legal needs of companies and individuals. We are invested in our business client's success and endeavors to serve as their long-term legal partners. Our team of attorneys in Santa Rosa work to learn as much as possible each client’s goals and the issues that are pivotal to their success. This includes the needs and desires of individual business owners who may have estate planningfamily law, and other personal legal needs.

Why Choose Our Business Attorney in Santa Rosa

Our firm provides legal services in a variety of industries. When the hospitality industry was searching for funding mechanisms to launch more focused destination marketing efforts, we worked with the Sonoma County Lodging Association to create the first countywide business improvement area in California. We are prepared to overcome challenges of all varieties and are ready to provide the representation you need to succeed.

The firm is recognized as "AV Rated", the highest ranking awarded by Martindale-Hubbell, the leading peer review agency.

Schedule an initial consultation to explore how our services can help you achieve your objectives. Contact us online or call (707) 528-2882 today to work with our Santa Rosa lawyers!


Invested in Our Clients and Communities

In addition to our business services, we provide representation in a wide range of additional legal areas. No legal problem is too large or complex for our team.

We regularly help California families navigate matters of divorce, including co-parenting arrangements and the division of assets. Our firm aims to facilitate calm and decisive resolutions to these types of conflicts. 

Public safety agencies throughout California rely on our firm to provide guidance on numerous issues, including open meeting laws, election procedures, and collaborative initiatives between special districts. To the wine industry, we offer considerable experience in the fields of trademark protection, copyright protection, intellectual property enforcement, and dispute resolution. Our firm also helps Santa Rosa attorneys and clients manage disputes involving fees for services rendered. Our knowledge base and skillset allow us to resolve these issues swiftly and fairly.

For pilots and aviation businesses, we provide counsel on FAA enforcement actions, liability avoidance, regulatory compliance, and the facilitation of purchase and sale transactions. We also now provide legal guidance to businesses in the California cannabis industry.

Merrill, Arnone & Jones, LLP has been recognized as “AV Rated,” the highest-ranking awarded by Martindale-Hubbell, the leading legal peer review agency. Our Santa Rosa lawyers are committed to leveraging our resources to identify and implement creative and cost-effective legal solutions. No matter your needs, we will work closely with you to 

If you need legal assistance, do not hesitate to call (707) 528-2882 or contact us online to discuss your case with our Santa Rosa attorneys. Payment plans are available.


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Merrill, Arnone & Jones, LLP Is the Right Choice for all your Matters

Learn more about our firm and why you should entrust our compassionate legal team  

  • Problem Solvers
    The firm provides expert legal services in a variety of industries.
  • Our Community
    Our attorneys are well versed in their environment and have personal interests in the community. We are able to spread our community service efforts to a variety of organizations.
  • Our Attorneys

    Our attorneys are dedicated professionals who care about the well-being of the firm’s clients, and who genuinely enjoy working together.

  • Our Firm

    Merrill, Arnone & Jones is a premier Sonoma County law firm that has been serving the needs of North Bay businesses and individuals for over 40 years.

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