Honors and Awards

Blank Rome’s Stacy D. Phillips and Kristina Royce Named 2024 Top Family Lawyers by Daily Journal

Daily Journal

Blank Rome partners Stacy D. Phillips and Kristina Royce, who also serves as co-chair of the firm’s Matrimonial and Family Law practice group, have been named 2024 Top Family Lawyers by the Daily Journal. This marks the third consecutive year that Stacy and Kristina have been recognized with this honor.

In this special report by the Daily Journal, Stacy and Kristina are two of 23 family law attorneys based in California recognized as "top lawyers" who handle divorce and custody matters.

To view the full list of the Daily Journal's 2024 Top Family Lawyers, please click here (subscription required).


Stacy D. Phillips

Stacy is one of the country’s most well-known and respected family law practitioners, skillfully guiding clients through critical transitions in their lives for nearly 40 years with her experience in every facet of family law, handling primarily high-net-worth and high-profile divorce, custody, and domestic violence cases. She is known for her skilled persuasion, adept negotiation, aggressive advocacy, and compassion in representing her clients, whether in litigation, mediation, or Collaborative Divorce. She is also an author, philanthropist, and sought-after speaker and commentator on family law issues. In honor of her leading practice, Stacy is frequently recognized in top industry publications, including Chambers High Net Worth, Lawdragon 500, Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers, and the Los Angeles Business Journal.

To read Stacy's published profile as a 2024 Top Family Lawyer, please click here (subscription required).


Kristina Royce

At Blank Rome, Kristina represents distinguished individuals involved in high-stakes, complex financial and custody matters. With nearly two decades of experience, her work has involved valuations, tracings and cash flow analyses, move-aways, pre- and post-nuptial agreements, and mediation. She is well known for winning difficult cases, finding solutions to complex matters, and for her steadfast discretion. Kristina’s leading practice has been frequently recognized in top publications, including Best Lawyers in America©, Chambers High Net Worth, Super Lawyers, Lawdragon 500, The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, and the Los Angeles Business Journal.

To read Kristina’s published profile as a 2024 Top Family Lawyer, please click here (subscription required).