& Rocha
A Full Service Civil Litigation Law Firm Headquartered in Orange County, California

Prenovost, Normandin, Dawe & Rocha

is a Professional Corporation founded in 1983. The firm is “AV” rated by the National Lawyer Rating Service at Martindale-Hubbell and is ranked “preeminent” in the field of Civil Litigation, Banking & Bankruptcy. PNDR specializes in Banking, Construction, Credit Unions, Insurance, Financial Services, Realtors, Automobile Lending and Dealerships.


We share the belief that it is an honor and a privilege to practice law. In attempting to attain our goal of providing our clients the best possible representation, we strive always to be mindful of the highest professional and ethical standards of the bar.

Auto Dealership Law

Credit Unions, Financial Institutions

Banking Law / Bankruptcy Servicing of Loan Portfolios

Construction Law

General Liability Insurance Defense

Real Estate Law, Mortgage Banker Representation

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Appellate Law

Success at trial is of little value if it cannot be protected on appeal. Our appellate practice specializes in proceedings...
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Auto Flooring Company – Automobile Dealership Lending

Prevenovost, Normandin, Dawe & Rocha helps Automobile Dealership Owners with termination of automobile dealerships and buying or selling of dealerships....
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Bank Commercial and Construction Loans

PNDR represents state and national banks, federal savings banks, bank holding companies and other institutional lenders involved in a broad...
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Bankruptcy Servicing of Loan Portfolios

The firm manages litigation and bankruptcy matters for nationwide real estate and automobile lending clients with original principal aggregates of...
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Construction Law

PNDR’s construction law practice was founded by Ted Prenovost (1967-2017). Ted was an innovative strategist with an infectious attitude and...
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Corporate Litigation Between Businesses

PNDR represents large businesses, both publicly and privately held, and not-for-profit entities in commercial litigation matters. We regularly appear in...
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Corporate Transaction Law

Prenovost, Normandin, Dawe & Rocha, APC provides experienced legal counsel to corporations, partnerships and businesses in Orange County and across...
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Credit Union Representation

PNDR represents credit unions in civil litigation throughout the State of California. Our practice includes all facets of collection and...
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Creditor Rights

PNDR represents banks, credit unions, flooring companies, finance companies small-business owners, private money lenders and other valued clients in a...
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Creditor Rights in Bankruptcy Court

PNBD represents creditors in Bankruptcy Courts in the counties of San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles, Central California and Sacramento. Our...
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Cyber Liability Insurance Defense

In today’s data-driven, litigious world, Errors and Omissions and Cyber Insurance are more important than ever. Learn what to look...
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Escrow Litigation – Real Estate

As attorneys, we know that real estate transactions can be complicated, and our legal knowledge and experience allows us to...
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Estate – Probate – Trust

The objective of this practice group is to assist our clients in achieving their estate planning goals in a timely...
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General Liability Insurance Defense

PNDR has extensive experience in defending individuals and businesses in general liability cases throughout California. Because of our background, experience,...
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Mortgage Banker Representation

PNDR has served as counsel for mortgage banking clients throughout the United States in consumer finance and class action litigation,...
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National Real Estate Debt/Deficiency Collection

Since our inception we have consistently maintained active litigation upon the enforcement and collection of real estate debt. We represent...
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