Jill I. Gross

A.B. magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa; J.D.

Professor Jill I. Gross is a nationally known expert in the field of securities dispute resolution at Pace University’s Elisabeth Haub School of Law. She was the Hopkins Professor of Law, a two-year rotating endowed Chair from 2013-2015. Professor Gross teaches courses in alternative dispute resolution, arbitration, ethics, and securities litigation and enforcement. She was Director of Pace’s Investor Rights Clinic from 1999-2015. Professor Gross has taught at other law schools including Cornell, Cardozo, and UNLV. She has published prolifically and been quoted in the national media on topics related to securities arbitration and investor justice. She has been retained by regulators and private parties as both a consulting and testifying expert for FINRA arbitrations and securities enforcement actions. She is an arbitrator for AAA, FINRA, and the National Futures Association, former Chair of the AALS Section of Dispute Resolution, and former Chair of the Practising Law Institute’s annual Securities Arbitration continuing legal education program. She was a public member of the FINRA National Arbitration and Mediation Committee. Before academia, Professor Gross was an attorney in several New York City law firms, representing clients in white collar criminal and securities enforcement proceedings, securities arbitrations, and other commercial litigation.