Richard W. Ross

Of Counsel

Biography

Rick Ross' practice includes all aspects of education law, including, state and federal litigation, administrative agency practice, employee and labor relations, collective bargaining, grievance arbitration, unfair labor practice and special education.

He is a former assistant attorney general for the state of Ohio from 1978-1987, assistant chief of the federal litigation section from 1984-1985, and was the section chief of the charitable foundations section from 1985-1987.

Professional & Community Activities
  • Member and former president, Ohio Council of School Board Attorneys Executive Committee
  • Lecturer on education law issues at numerous statewide workshops and at the national level for the American Association of School Administrators
  • Member, Grandview Heights City Board of Health, 1992-present
  • Intern in the office of John Glenn, United States Senate, 1976-1978
Bar Admissions & Activities
  • Member, Columbus Bar Association (Labor Law and Federal Courts Committees); Ohio State Bar Association; American Bar Association (Litigation Section)
  • Admitted, Ohio; United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio; United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio; U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
Education
  • Georgetown University (J.D., 1978)
  • The Ohio State University (B.A., 1975)
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