Kara Rosenthal's legal practice focuses on complex civil litigation in federal and state courts.  She has experience in product liability and professional liability, in particular medical malpractice defense.

A representative sample of Kara's trial, appellate and litigation experience defending professional and products liability claims includes the following:

  • Defended mental/behavioral health facilities and psychiatric hospitals in cases involving wrongful death and injury cases involving negligent discharge, failure to warn, and failure to monitor and treat.
  • Defended hospitals and assisted living facilities locally and across the country in cases alleging negligent care and treatment claims to negligent privileging and credentialing claims.
  • Defended emergency medicine physicians, physicians and surgeons practicing in other various specialties, in cases alleging medical malpractice.
  • Defended professional corporations, laboratories, nurses, social workers, and chiropractors in medical negligence claims.
  • Represented healthcare providers in board and professional review inquiries.
  • Serves as national counsel for medical device manufacturer in products liability claims filed across the country.
Other Experience
Sedgwick, Detert, Moran & Arnold, LLP
Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors
Colorado Rising Stars
    Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice, 2010-2014
Consultant, CEB California Civil Discovery, Chapter 7: Interrogatories
(2006 California Board of Regents)
American Health Lawyers Association
American Society of Health Risk Managers
Defense Research Institute

Personal Interests
Cooking
Bar and Court Admissions
  • California
  • Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Other ExperienceSedgwick, Detert, Moran & Arnold, LLP
Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors
Colorado Rising Stars
    Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice, 2010-2014
Consultant, CEB California Civil Discovery, Chapter 7: Interrogatories
(2006 California Board of Regents)
American Health Lawyers Association
American Society of Health Risk Managers
Defense Research Institute
Personal InterestsCooking
Articles/Presentations
Education
  • Boston University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2004
    Dean's Scholar; G. Tauro Scholar; Civil Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution; Civil Litigation Clinical
  • Arizona State University, B.A., Major in Economics and Political Science; Minor in Philosophy, summa cum laude, 2000
    Phi Beta Kappa
Bar and Court Admissions
  • California
  • Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

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