Max A. Broome, Esq.
131 A Stony Circle
Suite 500
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

About Max Broome

Max is a California native raised in Sonoma County. He graduated from El Molino High School in Forestville, CA, received his BA in Political Science from the University of Oregon, and his law degree from the University of San Francisco School of Law.

In his law practice, Max emphasises a common sense and practical approach to help his clients achieve their goals. Max provides a high level of personalized attention, developing relationships built on mutual respect and trust and encourages regular input from his clients to foster a successful team dynamic.

Prior to opening his practice in 2008, Max practiced law in San Francisco and with leading firms in Santa Rosa.

Outside of his professional life, Max is the proud father of two grown children, husband to his life partner/wife, and special human to his family’s dog, Rosie. To maintian his fitness and sanity, Max enjoys swimming with a local Masters swim team, adventuring on his classic BMW motorcycle, fishing the many rivers and streams of the American West, and playing with Rosie as much as possible.


  • B.A. Political Science, University of Oregon, 1987
  • Juris Doctor, University of San Francisco School of Law, 2001

Community Involvement

Max believes strongly in the value of community and public service. Between college and law school he spent years working in politics in Washington, DC, interning for his congressman and working on two presidential campaigns. Max continues to be involved in politics and community service in his local community:

  • Forestville Planning Association, Forestville, CA

Board member (2007 to 2016), and board president from 2010 to 2016.

The Forestville Planning Association is a non-profit organization that acts as a conduit of information to the Forestville community in connection with planning, land use, and related issues important to the Forestville community.

During his tenure as president, the FPA teamed with the Forestville community and the County of Sonoma Open Space District to acquire land in downtown Forestville for the creation of a public park, including a link to the West County Trail.

  • Forestville Union School District, Forestville, CA

Max is currently serving in his fourth term as a school board trustee, including as past board president.