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Ross D. Ginsberg

Partner

Ross Ginsberg's practice focuses on the representation of design professionals; clients in employment related matters; and business entities in a variety of commercial disputes.

Education

Tufts University, B.A.,  1990

Emory University School of Law, J.D., 1993
Most Outstanding Third Year Law Student

Bar & Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Connecticut Bar Association 
  • Massachusetts Bar
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit

Representative Experience

Successfully defended supplier of cableway crane towers in $74 million dispute.

Successfully defended design professionals in $75 million dispute over the adequacy of design of bridge in Charleston, South Carolina.

Obtained defense verdict for engineers in multi-million dollar claim arising out of collapse of a cofferdam.

Successful defense of designer of ethanol production facility in $10 million claim.

Defended management consultant in connection with a variety of claims arising out of one of the nation's largest public construction projects.

Obtained favorable resolution of claim by lender against client-recording artist in connection with a multi-million dollar securitization transaction.

Successfully represented independent members of board of directors in highly publicized shareholder derivative suit relating to control of a privately held company.

Represented former employee in age discrimination action against national corporation and obtained multi-million dollar jury verdict.

Successfully defended former director of failed bank in action by FDIC to recover bank losses.

Awards & Recognitions

Best Lawyers® 2013-2017, Construction Law

Super Lawyers Magazine, Georgia Super Lawyers List, Construction Litigation (2012-2017)

Chambers USA: America's Leading Business Lawyers, Top Business Lawyer (2009-2013)

Super Lawyers Magazine, Massachusetts Rising Stars List, Construction Litigation (2005)

Litigation Counsel of American, Fellow

Events & Speaking Engagements

Presentation at Beazley Expert Retreat on "Design-Build from the Engineer's Perspective," May 6, 2010.