David Eric Rick Ross

T: (203) 226-7812, ext. 210

F: (203) 221-0300

Ross@RossandPasquini.com

David Eric "Rick" Ross

Partner

David Eric "Rick" Ross, a founding member of the firm, is an experienced litigator in several practice areas, including commercial law, personal injury, family law, and real estate. He has been practicing law for over twenty-five years and acts as regular counsel to a number of prominent local businesses.

For over two and a half decades, he has provided legal services to individuals, as well as other entities, which legal services have spanned from personal injury claims for individuals to complex lease document disputes between commercial landlords and tenants. Attorney Ross' past and current clients have included:

  • Corporations
  • Partnerships
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Banks and Lenders
  • Estates/Trusts/Beneficiaries
  • Real Estate Companies
  • Health Care Professionals and Practices
  • Commercial Landlords and Tenants

In addition to being known for his zealous advocacy, Attorney Ross serves as a private neutral arbitrator and mediator for other law firms, as well as regularly acting as an Attorney Trial Referee, Fact-Finder, Arbitrator, and Special Master in both the Bridgeport and Stamford Superior Courts.

He is admitted to practice in Connecticut and in the Connecticut Federal District Court and is a member of the Fairfield County Regional and Connecticut Bar Associations. He received his B.E.S. from the University of Bridgeport in 1982 and his J.D. in 1984 from the University of Bridgeport/Quinnipiac University School of Law, where he was Associate Editor of the Law Review.

Bar Admissions

State of Connecticut, 1985

Federal District Court, Connecticut, 1985

Professional Affiliations/Memberships

Member, Board of Directors, Community Counsel of Westport-Weston, 1986-1988

Instructor, American Institute of Banking, 1988-1990

Founding Member and Vice President, Legal Matters, Bank Compliance Association of Connecticut, 1988-1989

Board of Directors, Newtown Montessori School, 1996-1998.

Fairfield County Regional and Connecticut Bar Associations

Court Appointments

Stamford Superior Court - Attorney Trial Referee, Fact-Finder, Arbitrator, Special Master

Bridgeport Superior Court - Attorney Trial Referee, Fact-Finder, Arbitrator, Special Master

Education

United States Military Academy at West Point

University of Bridgeport - A.A., Magna Cum Laude, 1979 and B.E.S., Summa Cum Laude, 1982

University of Bridgeport/Quinnipiac University School of Law - J.D., 1984, Phi Kappa Phi, Recipient of American Jurisprudence Award in Remedies, 1984, Member, 1983-1984 and Associate Editor, 1984-1985, University of Bridgeport/Quinnipiac University Law Review

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Law
  • Contract Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Real Estate
  • Family Law
  • Probate Law