Jesse Rose is the founding member of The Rose Law Group, PLLC and Of Counsel to White & Hilferty, offering his vast experience for the firm’s complex litigations. He has worked since 2009 in Employment and Labor Law, litigating hundreds of federal and state cases in the New York Area. He has been lead trial counsel in New York State Courts as well as the Eastern and Southern District Federal Courts. He has argued successfully before the Second Circuit Court of Appeals multiple times.
Throughout his career, Mr. Rose has practiced almost exclusively in the employment law arena. He is well versed in both state and federal employment standards, dedicating a significant portion of his practice to vindicating the rights of employees within New York City metro area. These cases range from individual employee contract disputes to large-scale, nationally certified collective actions. His cases have been cited as authority in employment actions throughout the United States.
Mr. Rose has dedicated his career to righting injustices in the workplace, but has also been interested in achieving justice in other critical areas. As a student at Hofstra University School of Law, where he was a member of the Labor and Employment Journal, he participated in the Political Asylum clinic, representing individuals who sought refuge in the United States while fleeing dangerous circumstances in their countries of origin.
While at Hofstra, Mr. Rose was also an active member of the student body, co-founding and serving as president of the Hofstra Democratic Association. He participated in the moot court association, and was communications coordinator for the school’s Amnesty International Chapter. He also completed a practicum in the asylum clinic, and won an intramural championship in flag football. He attended a class with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, and met with Justice Samuel Alito in a roundtable discussion just after his appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Mr. Rose was born in New York, but raised in North Carolina. In 2005, he graduated from Wake Forest University where he received his B.A. in Economics. He minored in Computer Science and studied higher-level mathematics.
> Wake Forest University (B.A.)
> Hofstra University School of Law (J.D.)
> New York
> U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
> U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
> U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit