Each year since 2009, Ross has been named one of the country’s most outstanding labor and employment lawyers by “The Best Lawyers in America”. He was named Best Lawyers in America's Labor Law-Management Lawyer of the Year for Wichita in 2012 and 2016, and recognized as the Wichita Lawyer of the Year for Employment Law-Management in 2014.
Ross has also been recognized every year since 2009 by Chambers USA for Labor/Employment Litigation and spotlighted in the sector for General Litigation: Mediators. In 2016, Ross was one of only 10 U.S. attorneys to be featured in Financier Worldwide's 2016 Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution Handbook.
A graduate of Wichita State University and the University of Kansas School of Law, Ross is a Charter Member and Past President of the Wesley E. Brown Inn of Court and an adjunct professor of Labor-Management Relations at Friends University.
An active member of the bar, Ross has served in numerous leadership capacities, including: Wichita Bar Association (Past President); Kansas Bar Association (Past President, Employment Law Section; Kansas Labor Letter (Past Editorial Review Board Member). He is also an active member of the Kansas Association of Defense Counsel, the Defense Research Institute and the American Bar Association.