Kevin Rosenfield

Kevin Rosenfield


About Kevin

Kevin Rosenfield focuses his practice on construction law, business law, and general commercial litigation. Kevin has been selected every year since 2015 as a Washington Super Lawyer, which is an exclusive list recognizing no more than five percent of attorneys in the state.

Kevin is both a transactional attorney and a litigator. On the litigation side, Kevin is a commercial litigator and trial lawyer with experience representing clients in a broad range of complex business and commercial disputes, including construction law, intellectual property, product liability, employment law, government contracts, and various breach of contract actions and general corporate disputes. Kevin has successfully handled a wide array of large-dollar commercial litigation, representing clients in diverse industries located across the nation on numerous issues facing businesses today. Kevin has experience handling all phases of litigation, from initiation through trial and appeal. He has successfully argued in both state and federal courts (including jury trials), and he has successfully handled arbitrations before the American Arbitration Association.

In addition to litigation, Kevin also has a significant transactional practice focused on contract negotiation/preparation, general counseling, claims avoidance, and commercial agreement matters on behalf of companies in a wide range of industries. Kevin has considerable experience drafting and negotiating a variety of technology contracts, including master services agreements, licensing contracts, intellectual property agreements, and SaaS agreements. Kevin also utilizes his construction and litigation experience in negotiating and drafting design and construction contracts for project owners, general contractors, subcontractors, and equipment suppliers.

Outside of his professional life, Kevin enjoys skiing, golfing, and rooting for the Seahawks and Wolverines, in addition to spending time with his wife and two daughters.

More about Kevin

  • J.D., Northwestern University School of Law, 2003; Associate Editor, Northwestern University Law Review
  • B.A., University of Michigan, with High Honors, 2000; Phi Beta Kappa

  • Washington State Bar Association
  • CASA of King County, Past Volunteer
  • Various pro bono matters
  • K&L Gates (formerly Preston Gates & Ellis), 2003 – 2009
  • Ball Janik LLP, 2009-2013
  • Jackson Rosenfield LLP, 2013-2020

Awards & Recognition
  • Washington “Super Lawyer” (2015-2020)

Representative Matters

  • Zhang v. Johnson Design Homes (King Co. Superior Ct.) (successfully defended general contractor against various claims by homeowner and prevailed on counterclaims, following 10-day jury trial; handled subsequent successful appeal).
  • Southwestern Industrial Contractors v. Alutiiq International Solutions (W. D. Texas) (defended general contractor in Miller Act litigation; obtained favorable settlement).
  • Quotelab LLC v., LLC (Los Angeles County) (defended against breach of contract and trade secret action).
  • Star Technologies Corp. v. Andrews Space, Inc. (E.D. Virginia) (breach of contract action against contractor awarded congressional funding for spacecraft development).
  • Comark Building Solutions v. Alutiiq International Solutions (W. D. Wash) (defended general contractor in multi-million dollar Miller Act litigation filed by subcontractor; prevailed following four-day arbitration).
  • ERG Transit Systems, Inc. v. Clever Devices Ltd (W.D. Wash.) (breach of contract action concerning defective devices installed on King County Metro buses).
  • PGA Service Corp. v., LLC (M.D. Tenn.) (defended against trademark claims).
  • Lee v. Lee (Grant County Sup Ct.) (suit to recover amounts misappropriated by business partner; prevailed following four-day arbitration)
  • Appeal of Atherton Construction, LLC (Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals) (ASBCA appeal against United States Army Corps of Engineers regarding construction of housing units at Malmstrom Air Force Base).
  • Nippo-IBC v. AMEC Environmental (E.D. Pa) (following six-week bench trial and subsequent appeal, obtained multi-million dollar judgment by subcontractor against general contractor on project at Andersen Air Force Base in Guam; handled subsequent appeal).
  • Cowlitz County PUD v. Kiewit Pacific Co. (W.D. Wash.) (defended claims asserted by subcontractor against general contractor on hydroelectric power generation facility).
  • HomeStreet Bank v. John Norris (King Co. Superior Ct) (obtained mulit-million dollar judgment in favor of lender against loan guarantor and handled subsequent appeal).
  • Biggs v. AstenJohnson, Inc., et al. (King Co. Superior Ct.) (secured dismissal of plaintiff’s product liability claims against dryer felt manufacturer).
  • Valve Corp. v. Vivendi Universal Games, Inc. (W.D. Wash) (suit against software distributor for copyright infringement)
  • Branscome v. Alutiiq International Solutions (E. D. Virginia) (defended general contractor in Miller Act litigation).