Prior to joining FAMU College of Law, Professor Ross was a defense litigator for eight years. She began her legal career as an associate attorney with Rumberger, Kirk, & Caldwell, P.A. in Orlando, practicing in the areas of products liability, premises liability, professional malpractice, personal injury defense, insurance coverage matters, and employment law.  Thereafter, she became an associate attorney with a national labor and employment law firm, Ford & Harrison, LLP, where her primary areas of practice were Title VII discrimination, wage and hour, employee leaves, and wrongful termination.  As an attorney with Ford & Harrison, LLP, she advised private and public sector employers on a variety of workplace issues and provided training and seminars on numerous areas of employment law.  Most recently, Professor Ross worked as Staff Counsel for GEICO handling all phases of litigation, including trial, on insurance defense and auto-accident defense matters.

Professor Ross earned her J.D. from the University of Florida, Levin College of Law and both a Bachelor of Arts in English with Honors and Masters in Secondary English Education from the University of Florida.

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Kimberly Gumbs
Office: (407) 254 32977:42 PM 2/23/2015

Courses taught by Professor Ross:

  • Legal Research and Writing I
  • Legal Research and Writing II