Laura Kelly St. Martin


Laura Kelly St. Martin



Laura joined Rosen“RosenSaba in 2020. Laura has extensive experience in representing clients in complex business matters including unfair competition, unfair business practices, breach of contract, and misappropriation of trade secrets along with other intellectual property-based claims.  She has also defended professional liability matters against corporate directors and officers, real estate brokers and insurance brokers, and providing insurance coverage opinions.  She also has appellate experience in briefing professional liability issues.

Laura earned her Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University School of Law in 2008 with a Certificate in Dispute Resolution from the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution. She also graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Tulane University in 2004.


  • Laura was part of the team that unanimously won a jury trial in the amount of $62,054,745 for a claim against a former employee who took confidential information in order to start a competing business (2023)


  • “Oil Drilling in Los Angeles’ Urban Neighborhoods”, Los Angeles Lawyer Magazine, November 2016 (“Closing Argument”)
  • “More than Meets the eye: Herbal medicine”, Los Angeles Daily Journal January 2016 (cover)
  • “It is Imperative to Engage the Judicial Council”, Los Angeles Daily Journal November 2015 (centerfold article)
  • “California Supreme Court Holds Primary Assumption of the Risk Doctrine Applies to Non-sporting Amusement Activities”, Client Alert January 2013
  • “Expert Testimony Not Included in Analysis Under the Consumer Expectations Theory”, Client Alert August 2011
  • “9th Circuit Case Limits ‘Owner’ Liability under CERCLA”, Client Alert April 2011 (republished by Chartis Legal Insights, Spring 2011 and by
  • “Court Defines ‘Current Owner’ for Purposes of CERCLA Liability”, Client Alert December 2010 (republished in Chartis Legal Insights, Winter 2011)


  • All California State Courts
  • United States District Court for the Central District of California


  • Pepperdine School of Law, Juris Doctorate (2008)
  • Tulane University, Bachelors of Arts (2004)