Assistant Professor of Law
Before joining the law school faculty, Professor Gross was a partner in a litigation firm in Seattle specializing in federal criminal defense, complex civil litigation, and appeals. Professor Gross clerked for United States District Court Judge Barbara Jacobs Rothstein and Washington State Court of Appeals Judge Susan R. Agid before entering private practice.
Professor Gross earned B.A. degrees in Political Science and English Literature from the University of Washington in 1989. She earned her J.D. degree, cum laude, from Howard University School of Law in 1993, where she was a member of the law review.
Professor Gross is a member of the bar in Montana and in Washington State, and she is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for Montana, the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.