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Judge Gross

DEGREES: Williams College, B.A., Magna cum laude, 1973; Cornell University, J.D., 1976.

LEGAL OFFICES & POSITIONS: Chief Judge, Fourth District Court of Appeal, December 1, 2008-June 30, 2011; Judge, Fourth District Court of Appeal, 1995-present; Circuit Court Judge, 1991-95; County Court Judge, 1984-91; Administrative Judge of County Court, 1988-90; Private Practice, Moyle, Jones and Flanigan, P.A., West Palm Beach, 1981-84; Assistant State Attorney, Palm Beach County, 1977-81; Assistant District Attorney, New York County, New York, 1976-77.

JUDICIAL & BAR ACTIVITIES: The Florida Bar, 1976-present; Palm Beach County Bar Association, 1977-present; Florida Judicial College Faculty Member, 1990-present; Vice-chair, District Courts of Appeal Budget Commission (2010-2011); Member, Committee on Standard Jury Instructions, Civil (2013-present); Member, Florida Court Education Council (2004-2008; 2015-present); Member, Task Force for the Review of the Criminal Justice and Corrections System (1993-1995); Jurist of the Year Award from American Board of Trial Advocates, Palm Beach Chapter (2015).

OTHER CIVIC ACTIVITIES: Little league coach 1980, 1997-2002; visiting teacher at various elementary, middle and high schools (1984-present).


  • Judicial Assistant: Denise August
  • Law Clerk: Andrea Hall Duenas
  • Law Clerk: Kristen Fernandez