Visiting Professor of Law and Director of Veterans' and Servicemembers' Rights Clinic
B.A., Brooklyn College
Kenneth Rosenblum spent five years on active duty as a U.S. Army JAG officer, serving a tour in Vietnam and working as a court-martial prosecutor, war crimes investigator, and military judge. His decorations include the Bronze Star, the Meritorious Service Medal and the Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster. After military service, he was Deputy Chief of the Suffolk DA’s District Court Bureau; Managing Attorney of the Suffolk County Attorney’s Office; and Commissioner of the Suffolk County Department of Consumer Affairs, then the nation’s largest local government consumer protection agency. He’s also been a television journalist, working as a reporter and producer/anchor of both a nightly news program and a pioneering effort in the live coverage of criminal trials. He’s been at Touro Law Center since 1990, first as Assistant Dean for Student Affairs and International Programs, then for fourteen years as Associate Dean for Student Services, and currently as Associate Dean for Administration. His classroom experience includes a Fulbright Fellowship teaching broadcast journalism in Portugal, and as a Legal Process professor at Touro Law. He is a past chair of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Section on Student Services, and was one of the organizers and is a former Secretary of the AALS Academic Support Section. He’s done volunteer legal work for the Vietnam Veterans of America and is a Veterans Administration accredited attorney. He earned a B.A. in English from Brooklyn College, an LL.B. from Brooklyn Law School and an LL.M. from New York University.