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Marcia A. Ross

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Practice Areas

  • Union Contract Compliance
  • Grievances and Arbitrations
  • Union Organizing
  • Union Election Situations
  • Labor Relations
  • Employment Law
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Labor Disputes
  • Preventative Counseling and Training
  • Employment Contracts
  • Discrimination
  • Wrongful Discharge
  • Wage and Hour
  • Personnel Policies
  • Class Action Defense


Marcia A. Ross focuses on assisting employers in compliance with state and federal leave of absence and reasonable accommodation laws and regulations. She is experienced in dealing with issues related to union contract compliance, grievances and arbitrations, union organizing, and union election situations. In addition, Ms. Ross represents employers in all aspects of labor relations and employment law, including collective bargaining, labor disputes, preventative counseling and training, employment contracts, discrimination, wrongful discharge, wage and hour, and personnel policies.

Ms. Ross is a frequent guest lecturer on labor and employment law topics for employers, including, University of California/Cooperative Extension, Agricultural Personnel Management Association, Council on Education in Management and California State University, Stanislaus.

Ms. Ross is admitted to practice before the United States District Court, Eastern Districts of California; United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; and all of California State Courts.


  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • Juris Doctor - 1992
    • Honors: Moot Court Honors Board, Traynor Society
  • University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
    • Juris Doctor - 1992
  • University of California, Berkeley
    • M.A. - 1969
  • University of California, Berkeley
    • B.A. - 1966
  • University of California, Berkeley, California
    • M.A. - 1969
  • University of California, Berkeley, California
    • B.A. - 1966

Bar Admission

  • California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • American Bar Association Labor Law Section
  • State Bar of California
  • State Bar of California Employment Law Section

Current Employment Position

  • Associate Attorney

Classes & Seminars

  • Labor and Employment Law Topics, Agricultural Personnel Management Association
  • Labor and Employment Law Topics, Council on Education in Management
  • Labor and Employment Law Topics, University of California/Cooperative Extension
  • Labor and Employment Law Topics, California State University, Stanislaus