David Karl Gross

Mr. Gross is a member of the firm’s litigation practice and is the lead attorney in the contingency fee/personal injury section of the firm. His practice focuses on complex multi-party civil litigation, including product liability claims, commercial disputes, serious personal injury, large loss subrogation, and insurance coverage disputes. He does not limit himself to representing defendants or plaintiffs but represents both, which adds to his level of experience and allows him a unique perspective in each case. On the defense side, he has won a number of dispositive motions concluding the case prior to trial and has vigorously defended the rights of his clients. On the plaintiff side, he has tried and settled numerous cases, recovering over $55 million. He is experienced in pre-suit dispute resolution, litigation, and trial and appellate procedure. His clients include individuals, local corporations, insurance companies, and international corporations.


Creighton University School of Law (J.D., 1996)
University of Colorado, Boulder (B.A., 1993)

Admitted to Practice

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska

Professional and Community Activities

American Bar Association
National Institute of Trial Advocacy
Top 100 – National Trial Lawyers
Anchorage Youth Court, instructor and legal advisor

Representative Matters and Selected Clients

Alaska Communications
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation
Alaska Interstate Construction, LLC
Anchorage School District
Bear Mountain Lodge
Cook Inlet Region, Inc.
Delta Western, Inc.
Lloyd’s of London
Nabors Alaska Drilling, Inc.
Pathfinder Aviation
State of Alaska
SOL Insurance Limited
United Services Automobile Association
The Underwriters Insurance Company
XL Specialty Insurance Company
Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation