Noah Rosenthal

Risk Management and Conflicts Attorney

San Francisco 415.875.2026


Noah Rosenthal provides strategic counseling on legal ethics, conflicts-of-interests and other risk management issues.

Prior to joining Fenwick & West, Noah was an associate at an AmLaw 100 law firm and two San Francisco law firms, where he focused his practice on the representation of law firms of all sizes on legal ethics advice and counseling matters, legal malpractice defense, disqualification motions, and attorney disciplinary defense. Before entering private practice, Noah served as a law clerk to Chief Justice Shirley S. Abrahamson of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.

Selected Speaking Engagements & Publications:

  • “The Legal Ethics of Social Networking,” multiple presentations (2011-2017)
  • “Recent Developments in Co​nflicts Law,” multiple presentations (2012-2015)
  • “Ethics Tips for New Lawyers, BASF Barrister’s Club” (2013 & 2014)
  • “Lost Profit Claims as Speculative Damages: The Courts’ ‘Gatekeeper’ Role,” Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS) Newsletter, July 2013 (co-author)
  • MPC Fall/Winter Symposium (2012)
  • “Ethics in an Economic Downturn,” State Bar Trademark Committee (2011); BASF Barrister’s Club (2012)