Joyce Rosenberg

Clinical Professor of Law
Robert A. Schroeder Teaching Fellow
Primary office:
300B Green Hall


Joyce Rosenberg joined the KU Law faculty in 2005 as a Lawyering Skills professor. She graduated from the KU School of Law in 1996, where she served as Editor in Chief of the Kansas Law Review. After graduation, she practiced in Kansas City in the area of labor and employment law, including employment litigation and advising clients in preventive human resources law. She received the Immel Award for Teaching Excellence in 2017 and the Robert A. Schroeder Teaching Fellowship in 2019. She was promoted from Associate Clinical Professor to Clinical Professor in 2020.

Courses Taught:
  • Employment Law
  • Lawyering Skills
  • Advanced Legal Writing


J.D., University of Kansas, 1996; B.A., Boston University, 1992.


Employment Law, Lawyering Skills, Advanced Legal Writing


Missouri 1996; Kansas 1997

Career History

Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, Kansas City, 1996-1998; Spencer Fane Britt & Browne, Kansas City, 1998-2001; Berkowitz Oliver, Kansas City, 2001-2003; University of Kansas School of Law, 2005-present.

Selected Publications

  • “Mobilize! Some Tips to Improve Documents for Mobile Devices,” Journal of the Kansas Bar Association (September 2014).
  • "Luke, I Am Your Lawyer: Making Sure Your Client Is the Good Guy in the Story," Journal of the Kansas Bar Association (February 2013).

Selected Presentations

  • "Lessons from Simulation Courses: Providing Effective Feedback in Real Time," Presentation to Central States Legal Writing Conference (September 2013).
  • "Proofreading & Effective Writing," Presentation to Heartland Paralegal Association Annual Meeting (November 2012).
  • "Incorporating a Mediation Exercise for Experiential Learning," Presentation to Legal Writing Institute Biennial Conference (May 2012).