Jan A. Rostal

Attorney

jan_rostal@fd.org

(718) 330-1207

Jan Rostal is one of our senior trial attorneys, having been with both the Federal Defender's Eastern and Southern District offices.  Jan graduated summa cum laude from Arizona State University with a Bachelor's of Arts in Mathematics Education and magna cum laude from Arizona State Law School, and studied at the Academia Hispano Mexico in Mexico City, where she earned the Sistema Educativo Nacional Specialty in the Spanish Language.  Jan anchored at Court TV during the O.J. Simpson trial and starred in, wrote, and directed the Cable Ace-nominated documentary program, Peacemaking in the Navajo Nation. She has taught trial advocacy and criminal procedure.