Rose-Smith received a J.D. from Vanderbilt in 2003. She joined Goodwin Procter (Washington, D.C.) in 2008 as an associate in the firm’s litigation department and was made partner in 2010. Her practice includes defending financial institutions against consumer class actions and government-enforcement actions. She also provides regulatory compliance counseling for banks, credit card issuers, mortgage lenders, and specialty finance companies. In 2015 she was named the firm’s Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) Fellow. The LCLD Fellows program identifies, trains, and advances the next generation of leaders in the legal profession. The LCLD is an organization of more than 220 corporate chief legal officers and law firm chairs and managing partners who have dedicated themselves to creating a truly diverse legal profession.