Bernard M. Gross is a graduate of Central High School of Philadelphia (B.A. 1952), the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (B.S. 1956), and the University of Pennsylvania School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (L.L.B. 1959). Mr. Gross has been an active member of The Association of Trial Lawyers of America since 1960.
In 1990 he received the coveted “Stalwart” award from The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Bernard M. Gross was a member of the House of Delegates of the Pennsylvania Bar Association (1988-1993). He is a former member of the Board of Governors of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association and currently a member of the Legislative Policy Committee of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association.
Mr. Gross was a member of the Board of Governors of the Philadelphia Bar Association, a past President of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, past Chairman of the Philadelphia Bar Association Committee on Judicial Compensation and former Chairman of its Civil Legislative Committee. He is formerly Chancellor of the Tau Epsilon Rho Law Fraternity Philadelphia Graduate Chapter. Mr. Gross is former member of the Pennsylvania General Assembly (1967-70). He is a former Assistant City Solicitor in charge of bonds and contracts for the City of Philadelphia (1961-64).
He has lectured on behalf of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association and the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association. He has participated in many complex federal and class actions, including antitrust, consumer fraud and corporate securities litigation.