Ross' deep understanding of the complexities of investment and financial transactions makes him a key asset to his clients.
Representing a myriad of clients who have sophisticated legal problems, Ross has taken the lead to achieve positive results for clients in a variety of areas of the law including commercial litigation, contracts, fiduciary duties, the interpretation and litigation of International Swaps and Derivatives Association Master Agreements and more.
Ross has served as lead counsel in cases involving the world's largest banks and one of the world's largest petrochemical companies with millions of dollars at stake.
Bringing his courtroom experience to bear, he has researched and drafted, as well as interpreted and advised on, a variety of business documents such as purchase and sale agreements, employment agreements, separation agreements, settlement agreements, document retention letters, audit response letters, cease and desist letters and trademark and copyright applications.
Defending an SEC-registered investment advisor, Ross succeeded in getting a dismissal with prejudice of claims based on theories of veil piercing, alter ego and joint and several liability.
On behalf of a publicly traded health care company, Ross authored a successful motion to dismiss. The court released the company from liability in a qui tam lawsuit alleging liability under the False Claims Act over a nine-year period covering facilities in 14 states.
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- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Emory University School of Law, J.D., 2000
Santa Clara University, B.A., 1992