Rose is a trial attorney at California Traffic Defenders. She earned her law degree at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law and was admitted to practice law in California in 2009. She is a native of New York City where she earned her B.A. in Political Science from Columbia University in 2003. She is also licensed to practice law in New York.
Before joining the California Traffic Defenders legal team in 2013, Rose spent 3 years working at her own criminal defense practice. During that time she did a substantial amount of law and motion work, as well as direct representation in criminal cases. She was part of a six-person legal team defending against a special circumstances gang murder indictment in San Francisco, and served as co-counsel on a number of serious felony cases.
In addition to criminal law, Rose has a background in international and comparative law, and has authored several published articles in that field. She is a member of the National Lawyers Guild and volunteers with that organization to provide pro bono representation to political protesters