Katie L. Rosenberger

Katie  Rosenberger

Katie L. Rosenberger

Partner since 2019
Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana
Phone:
317-822-9900
800-208-1276 (Toll Free)
Fax:
317-353-3396
Email:

Katie L. Rosenberger was named Partner at Moreno & Villarrubia, LLP in August 2019 and has practiced with the firm since its inception in February 2013. Katie practices Family Law and Immigration Law. Katie has tapped into her life-long passion for public service in her private practice by delivering a thoughtful and personalized experience to clients from a wide variety of backgrounds. Katie is also fluent in Spanish, which allows her to work with a diverse clientele.

Katie specializes in Divorce, Custody and Parenting Time, Paternity, Child Support, Protective Orders, Adoptions, Guardianships and Mediation. As a Registered and trained Domestic Relations Mediator, Katie is able to assist individuals and couples come to a mutual resolution to move their families forward. Katie prides herself on providing sensible, sensitive and customized solutions for families going through some of the most difficult times of their lives. 

Katie also practices in the firm’s Immigration Law group. She has experience guiding clients through the complex and ever-changing processes of Spousal Petitions, Family Petitions, Waivers, Consular Processing, Adjustments of Status, Residency renewals, Naturalization and Deferred Action. She also has extensive experience assisting victims of serious crimes and victims of domestic violence in obtaining nonimmigrant visas such as the U Visa and Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) petitions. Katie also represents clients who are in removal proceedings in obtaining relief from deportation, including Cancellation of Removal, Asylum, Adjustment of Status and more.

She received her Juris Doctorate from Indiana University McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis where she graduated cum laude with a certificate in Environmental and Natural Resources Law. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and International Studies from Indiana University Bloomington, graduating magna cum laude. Katie spent a year abroad in Madrid, Spain mastering her linguistic skills where she took a full course of university classes in Spanish, and taught English to Spanish children. 

Katie is very active in her Near-Westside community, serving on the Board of Directors of the Hawthorne Community Center as a member of the Programs and Personnel Committee.  She is also a member of the leadership team of Hawthorne Neighborhood Association, part of the Near West Collaborative. She is particularly enthusiastic about neighborhood beautification and engaging Spanish-speaking residents.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Immigration Law

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana

Education

  • Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana
    • Juris Doctorate cum laude
    • Major: Environmental and Natural Resources Law
  • Indiana University Bloomington
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude
    • Major: Spanish
    • Major: International Studies

Honors and Awards

  • Norman Lefstein Award of Excellence
  • Cohen & Malad Scholarship Recipient, 2011 - 2012
  • Order of the Barristers
  • Roisman Summer Scholar, 2010
  • Member of the Moot Court Society, 2010 - 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Hawthorne Neighborhood Association, Leadership Team, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Villarrubia Law Office, P.C., Attorney
  • Villarrubia Law Office, P.C., Law Clerk
  • Moshe & Stimson LLC, Law Clerk
  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic, Legal Clerk
  • Community Development Law Center, Intern
  • AmeriCorps VISTA Program, Legal Clerk

Pro Bono Activities

  • Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic, Pro Bono Family Law Referrals and Protective Order referrals
  • Kids Voice, Inc, Pro Bono Guardian ad Litem
  • Equal Justice Works, President, 2011 - 2012
  • Equal Justice Works, Secretary, 2010 - 2011
  • George Washington Community High School, Youth Engagement Facilitator
  • AmeriCorps, Youth Engagement Facilitator
  • Hawthorne Community Center, Board of Directors, Programs and Personnel Committee, Member

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish