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  • University of Michigan, B.A. public policy (2010) Phi Beta Kappa
  • Harvard Law School, J.D. (2013)


  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
Rochelle-Leigh Rosenberg, Associate Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1 202.624.2683
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004-2595

Rochelle-Leigh (Shelley) Rosenberg is a trial and appellate litigator. As an associate in Crowell & Moring's Washington, D.C. office, she practices in the Litigation and Health Care groups and is also a member of the Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, which is a cross-section of all of the firm's regulatory groups. Shelley's practice primarily includes representing health care providers, managed care organizations, and other health care entities in various litigation matters.

Recent matters include:

  • Representing a Fortune 50 health insurance company in arbitration and trial against a major Maryland hospital system regarding payment of claims.
  • Defending Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies in national and statewide class actions asserting antitrust claims.
  • Representing a large health insurer in multiple arbitration proceedings involving a Medicare Advantage dispute.
  • Defending a leading health services company in a contract dispute involving the creation, design, and operation of a large health plan.

Shelley maintains an active pro bono practice. She litigates education access cases on behalf of parents of children with special needs. Shelley is also a member of the Children's Law Center Advisory Board. She recently spoke on the Washington Council of Lawyers — Representation of Children and Families Panel at the Summer Pro Bono & Public Interest Forum about how to fit pro bono work into one’s practice.

Before joining Crowell & Moring, Shelley clerked for the Honorable Robert H. Cleland on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. She earned her J.D. from Harvard Law School in 2013, where she served as the managing editor of the Harvard Law and Policy Review and, upon graduation, received the Dean's Award for community leadership. Shelley graduated in 2010, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in public policy.


Admitted to practice: District of Columbia, Virginia, Eastern District of Michigan

Awards & Recognitions

  • Washington D.C. Super Lawyers: Rising Star - Health Care (2016-2017)
  • American Health Lawyers Association: Pro Bono Champion (2015)
  • Nominated by Crowell & Moring for its annual "George Bailey" Awards (2016)


Client Alerts & Newsletters

  • "Managed Care Lawsuit Watch - February 2017," Managed Care Lawsuit Watch (February 2, 2017). Contacts: Christopher Flynn, Peter Roan, Harsh P. Parikh, Brian C. Lewis, Rochelle-Leigh Rosenberg, Lauren J. Riley, Jesse C. Martin
  • "Managed Care Lawsuit Watch - August 2016," Managed Care Lawsuit Watch (September 6, 2016). Contacts: Christopher Flynn, Peter Roan, Harsh P. Parikh, Lauren J. Riley, Rochelle-Leigh Rosenberg, Joe Records, Brian C. Lewis, Ashley N. Southerland
  • "Managed Care Lawsuit Watch - March 2016," Managed Care Lawsuit Watch (March 29, 2016). Contacts: Christopher Flynn, Peter Roan, Harsh P. Parikh, Roma Sharma, Shannon Barnard, Rochelle-Leigh Rosenberg, Ashley N. Southerland, Chris Cadena, Brian C. Lewis, Lauren J. Riley
  • " Managed Care Lawsuit Watch - June 2015," Managed Care Lawsuit Watch (June 8, 2015). Contacts: Christopher Flynn, Peter Roan, Harsh P. Parikh, Shannon Barnard, Avi Rutschman, Joe Records, Rochelle-Leigh Rosenberg

Firm News & Announcements

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