Douglas K. Rosenblum
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
U.S. District Court – Western District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court – Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court – Middle District of Pennsylvania
U.S. Supreme Court
J.D., Villanova University School of Law
B.S., magna cum laude, Villanova University
DOUGLAS K. ROSENBLUM is a Partner and Certified Fraud Examiner in the Philadelphia office of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP. He is also the Co-Chair of the Government Enforcement, Compliance, and White Collar Litigation Practice Group.
Having served as both an Assistant District Attorney and a Special Assistant United States Attorney, Mr. Rosenblum has extensive trial experience and knowledge of federal and state procedures. He has tried dozens of cases to verdict. Mr. Rosenblum routinely represents entities and individuals under investigation or indictment for a variety of allegations from health care fraud to violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. These representations include, but are not limited to, the former Attorney General of Pennsylvania, a former CEO of an American subsidiary of a multi-billion dollar manufacturer, physicians, pharmaceutical sales representatives, and defense contractors. Companies of all sizes, and in many industries, have utilized Mr. Rosenblum’s expertise in conducting internal investigations; These range from financial and educational institutions to environmental firms, nuclear energy companies, and purveyors of fracking services in the Marcellus Shale.
Mr. Rosenblum’s practice includes complex civil suits. He has defended clients in civil enforcement actions by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, complex insurance defense matters, multi-district litigations, professional disciplinary proceedings, and more. Mr. Rosenblum has also served as an arbitrator.
Mr. Rosenblum is a national leader in his area of practice and is involved in many professional organizations. Currently, he is a Co-Chair of the Mid-Atlantic subcommittee of the American Bar Association’s White Collar Crime Committee. Previously, he served as Co-Chair of the ABA’s White Collar Crime Committee’s Philadelphia Young Lawyers’ Division and has served as both Chair and Vice-Chair of the Montgomery Bar Association’s Rules of Criminal Court Committee. Mr. Rosenblum frequently writes and his articles have been published nationally.
Community involvement and charitable work is also very important to Mr. Rosenblum. He volunteers as an attorney for abused and neglected children through the Montgomery Child Advocacy Project and he is the Founder of the Hedda L. Komins Fund for Breast Cancer Research and Prevention at Fox Chase Cancer Center. Mr. Rosenblum served on the Villanova Law Alumni Association Board of Advisors and has returned to his alma mater on numerous occasions to mentor law students. He also received the Congregation Rodeph Shalom 2021 Hineni Award for his leadership of the synagogue’s gun violence prevention task force.
Mr. Rosenblum has been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer since 2014 in the area of White Collar Criminal Defense. He was, previously, named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Star for the years 2010 through 2013. Best Lawyers in America has recognized Mr. Rosenblum since 2021 for his practice in Criminal Defense: White-Collar. Mr. Rosenblum also received the honor of being named by The Legal Intelligencer as a “Lawyer on the Fast Track” in 2010. LexisNexis® Martindale-Hubbell® recognizes Mr. Rosenblum as an AV® Preeminent™ rated attorney, the highest such rating available to any individual lawyer in both legal ability and ethical standards.
Mr. Rosenblum received his B.S. in Accounting, magna cum laude, with a minor in Spanish, from Villanova University and he received his JD from Villanova University School of Law, where he was a member of the Environmental Law Journal and national mock trial team. While at Villanova Law, Mr. Rosenblum also received the David E. Worby Scholarship for Trial Advocacy.Contact Douglas K. Rosenblum now
“Tip of the Iceberg: PPP Loan Fraud and What Lies Beneath the Surface,” Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers White Collar Practice Seminar (Philadelphia, PA), November 11-12, 2021
“COVID-19 and Fraud,” Association of International Certified Professional Accountants FVS Section Virtual Fireside Chat (virtual), August 18, 2021
“Trials and Tribulations of Virtual Hearings, Depositions, etc. in the Age of COVID-19,” Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s Intellectual Property Institute 2020 (virtual), July 28, 2020
“The Broad Reach of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act,” CELESQ Webinar, November 14, 2019
“I’ve Got Your Back: The Ethics of Indemnified Representations,” Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers’ 2017 White Collar Seminar (Philadelphia, PA), November 3, 2017
Pennsylvania Institute of CPA’s Annual Conference (Valley Forge, PA), November 20, 2014
“Blowing the Whistle: Procedural and Ethical Implications of the False Claims Acts and Related Government Programs,” Philadelphia Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (Philadelphia, PA), December 2, 2013
“From Investigation to Immunity and Beyond: The Basics of Criminal Practice,” J. Willard O’Brien American Inn of Court (Philadelphia, PA), February 12, 2013
“Collateral Consequences of White Collar Prosecutions of Professionals,” ABA White Collar Crime Committee’s Philadelphia Young Lawyers’ Division CLE Program (Philadelphia, PA), July 11, 2012
“A Day in the Life: Using Client Videos to Leverage Settlement Negotiations,” J. Willard O’Brien American Inn of Court (Villanova, PA), March 13, 2012
“DAMAGE CONTROL, Personal Injury Damages Claims: Considerations for the Defense,” J. Willard O’Brien American Inn of Court (Philadelphia, PA), March 8, 2011
“Federal and State Qui Tam Practice,” Bucks County Bar Association (Doylestown, PA), April 22, 2010
“Federal and State Qui Tam Practice,” Montgomery County Bar Association (Norristown, PA), July 22, 2009
“A Judge with a Grudge,” J. Willard O’Brien Inn of Court (Philadelphia, PA), March 10, 2009
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