Bruce S. Ross, Esq.

Bruce S. Ross, Esq.


Bruce Ross is a nationally recognized trial lawyer with over 40 years' experience litigating trust, estate, and conservatorship matters. Mr. Ross is co-chair of global law firm Holland & Knight's national Private Wealth Services Dispute Resolution Team. He has been involved in numerous high-profile cases, including acting as lead counsel and self-appointed mediator in probate proceedings for the $30 million "Empty Mansions" Estate of Huguette Clark. He was instrumental in settling that case two days into a potential six- to eight-week trial.


Private Wealth Services, Wealth Planning and Preservation, Nonprofit and Tax-Exempt Organizations, Trusts, Estates and Fiduciary Dispute Resolution.


Mr. Ross has appeared pro hac vice in several states to handle trust, estate and conservatorship litigation and has consulted with colleagues overseas on cases involving international succession matters, including, in particular, Switzerland, Israel, Nicaragua, Greece and Australia. He is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law (California Board of Legal Specialization). Mr. Ross is a consultant to, and expert witness for, plaintiffs and defense attorneys, accountants, and malpractice insurance carriers in the areas of estate planning, probate, fiduciary litigation, and professional responsibility.


   J.D., University of California at Berkeley
   A.B., Oberlin University

Mr. Ross is available internationally.

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