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Aaron V Rocke

Aaron V Rocke

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Litigation, Commercial

About Me

Rocke Law Group represents small business and key employees in their employment law concerns, including drafting and litigating non-compete agreements, discrimination and harassment, retaliation, and all aspects of the employment relationship. He represents business in breach of contract, unfair competition, and other commercial litigation. 


Rocke Law Group takes a limited number of cases.  For more information, please visit the website at


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Employment & Labor: 40%
    11 years
  2. Commercial: 30%
    9 years
  3. Litigation: 30%
    14 years


Payment Types:


Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

  • Autumn J Palumbo

    Aaron is a smart, trustworthy, and aggressive lawyer well known in the community for his work on employment and discrimination matters. He is passionate about serving his clients and very deserving of the stellar reputation he has gained over the years.


    Autumn Palumbo Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Fara Daun

    I endorse this lawyer. When I was beginning in private practice Aaron took the time to talk with me about business and commercial practice and his insights and expertise immediately stood out.


    Fara Daun Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Rocke Law Group PLLC

101 Yesler
Suite 603
Seattle, WA, 98104




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2012
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2011
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2010
Rising StarWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
Rising StarN/A2007
Dispositive Motion Practice AwardOffice of the Attorney General, Torts Division2005
Rising StarN/A2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorSeattle University Law School2015 - 2015
Managing PartnerRocke Law Group2008 - Present
AssociateCarney Badley Spellman2007 - 2008
Assistant Attorney GeneralOffice of the Attorney General2004 - 2006
Adjunct ProfessorSeattle University School of Law2002 - 2007
AssociateLee Smart Cook Martin & Patterson2001 - 2004
N/ACity of Lakewood2000 - 2001


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Seattle Select AttorneysBoard Member2009 - Present
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
King County Bar AssociationJudcial Screening Committee Member2007 - 2014
Washington Defense Trial LawyersPrograms Committee Chairperson2007 - 2008
King County Bar AssociationGoverment Lawyer Committee Co-Chair2006 - 2007
Washington Defense Trial LawyersPractice Development Committee Chairperson2006 - 2007
Washington Defense Trial LawyersBoard of Trustees Member2006 - 2009
Defense Research InstituteEmployment Law Section Member2005 - 2006
Washington State Bar AssociationBar Examiner Committee Member2005 - 2006
King County Bar AssociationCourt Rules and Judiciary Committee Member2002 - 2005


Publication NameTitleDate
Defense News, Washington Defense Trial LawyersMoot Court Service to Members2007
DRI - Trials and TribulationOpening Statement2006
Defense News, Washington Defense Trial LawyersDefeat of Drastic Changes to Rule 68 Offers of Judgment2006


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seattle University School of LawN/AJuris Doctor2001
University of WashingtonN/ABachelor of Arts1998

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Human Resources Law from Start to FinishEmployment Law2015
Staffing Management AssociationEmployment Law2014
Round Table SeminarsEthics and Witness Preparation2014
Trial AdvocacyTrial Advocacy Instructor2013
Annual Ethics SeminarEthical Examples from Film and TV2013
Northwest Deposition SkillsDeposition Skills2012
Building Trial SkillsTrial Advocacy2012
Storytelling for Trial LawyersTrial Techniques2011
Developing Deposition SkillsLitigation2011
Winning Your First TrialLitigation and Trial Practice2010
Civil Trial Presentation: From Start to FinishCivil Trial Practice and Litigation2010
Strategy in Negotiations in MediationMediation2009
Northwest Mediation TrainingMediation2009
Negotiations in MediationNegotiations in Mediation2009
NITA: Trial Skill TrainingTrial Skills Coaching2008
Deposition SkillsDeposition Skills Training2008
Trial SkillsAdvanced Cross Examination2007
Practical Trial Practice: Issues and AdvocacyTrial Techniques2007
Joint Washington and Idaho CounselLegislative and Case Law Update for 20072007
Lawyer's Toolbox - Civil LitigationCivil Litigation for Beginners2006
CLE Light on Selected Topics in Cross ExaminationCross Examination2006
Civil Litigation for Judge Advocate General OfficersCivil Litigation in Washington2006
Advanced Trial TacticsAdvanced Cross Examination2006
Sharing Counsel Table with GovernmentTort Claim Defense for State and Local Governments2004
Premises LiabilityBusiness Owner's Liability for Criminal Acts of Others2004
Premises LiabilityPremises Liability in the Advance Sheets2004
LawCivil RightsN/A