Michael Gross is an appellate lawyer with offices in Missouri and Arizona. In addition to his work in appellate courts, Mr. Gross frequently consults with and performs legal research and writing for trial attorneys before they file suit, during the pendency of their cases in trial courts, and through the mediation process.
Mr. Gross has represented clients in the Second, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, Ninth, and Tenth Circuits, and written briefs and petitions in the United States Supreme Court. He has served as a member of the Eighth Circuit's civil jury instructions committee.
After graduating from the University of Michigan Law School in 1971 Mr. Gross served as law clerk to the Hon. M. C. Matthes, Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. He speaks frequently on topics related to appellate practice, legal writing, oral argument, and legal strategy and problem-solving at seminars sponsored by bar associations and other organizations.