Heather Rosing is the 2019 Witkin Award Honoree for Excellence in Public Service. The Witkin Awards are presented annually to honor members of the San Diego legal community for civil leadership and excellence in the practice of law, adjudication of the law, public service, and as a community changemaker. Join us October 17th, from 5 pm to 8 pm to honor this year’s recipients.
Heather Rosing is an accomplished litigator and specialist in legal malpractice law, and has tirelessly dedicated herself to public service in the legal community. She currently chairs the Professional Liability department at Klinedinst PC and has developed a national reputation for her work defending professionals such as lawyers and accountants. Since 2006, Ms. Rosing has served as the CFO to Klinedinst PC and was recognized as CFO of the year in 2011, 2014 and 2016 by the San Diego Business Journal.
She has a long history of Public Service in the California Legal Community: she currently serves as the President to the California Lawyers Association, which strives to promote professional advancement of attorneys practicing in California. Ms. Rosing also serves as the President of the Board of Directors to the California Bar Foundation, which works to improve access to justice for the underserved and underrepresented in California. She has been recognized for her Corporate Commitment to Diversity by the Earl B. Gilliam Bar Foundation in 2016, was selected to receive the Exemplary Service Award from the San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program in 2014, and received the Service to the SDCBA Award from the San Diego County Bar Association in 2012. In addition to her recognition for public service, Ms. Rosing has also been honored by the Best Lawyers in America from 2011 to 2019, Super Lawyers from 2008-2013 and 2015-2019, and as one of the top 100 lawyers in California by the Daily Journal. We are proud to honor Heather Rosing with the 2019 Witkin Award for Excellence in Public Service.
Join us for a wonderful evening at this year’s Witkin Awards. The awards will be presented at Tom Ham’s Lighthouse, starting at 5:00 pm with cocktails. Dinner follows from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The Witkin Award Ceremony is the primary fundraiser of the San Diego Law Library Foundation.