Rosalind Rochkind

 

Of Counsel

Detroit Office
(313) 446-1530
rrochkind@garanlucow.com

Recognition:

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV-Rated
  • Top Lawyer 2015
  • Chosen as one of the “Best Lawyers in America”   2007 – 2017
  • “Super Lawyer” 2007 – 2016
  • Selected as one of the Top 50 Women Michigan Super Lawyers in 2009
  • Super Lawyer, Business Edition 2013 – Appellate Law
  • Top Lawyer, dbusiness magazine 2009 – 2014 – Appellate Law
  • Selected As one of Michigan Lawyers Weekly “Women in the Law” 2012

Education:

  • B.A., Psychology, University of Michigan, 1970 (Member, Delta Phi Epsilon sorority)
  • J.D., University of Michigan (cum laude), 1973

Bar Admissions:

  • Michigan, 1973
  • Eastern District of Michigan, 1973
  • Sixth Circuit, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme court, 1981

Experience:

  • Law clerk to the Honorable Ralph M. Freeman of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan from 1973 through 1975.
  • Garan Lucow Miller, P.C., since 1975. Head of the firm’s Appellate Department.

Professional Memberships:

  • Michigan Supreme Court Historical Society Advocates Guild, Board of Directors from 2007 to present.
  • Council of the Appellate Practice Section of the Michigan Bar from 1996 through 2008, and was the chairperson of its Michigan Court Practice Committee from 1995 through 1997.
  • Negligence Section, State Bar of Michigan. Prepared the State of the Law – Negligence article on behalf of the Section in 1995, 1996 and 1997.
  • Served on the Internal Operating Procedures Task Force of the Michigan Court of Appeals, having been appointed to that position by the Chief Judge of the Michigan Court of Appeals.

Practice:

  • Civil Appeals
  • Insurance Coverage Disputes
  • Governmental Liability

Significant Cases:

  • For Rosalind Rochkind’s significant appellate cases, please download this file in PDF format: CLICK HERE