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Kevin RossA member of the Georgia Bar since 1980, attorney Kevin Ross has advised numerous private and public sector clients on matters of public affairs, government relations and media relations over the course of his professional career. Mr. Ross has practiced law with three major commercial law firms in Atlanta and served for four years as the Managing Partner of the Atlanta office of an international law firm. Mr. Ross has managed over a dozen successful political campaigns, including three winning mayoral, and two winning congressional campaigns and a host of other state, county, municipal and judicial races. In addition, Mr. Ross has managed two successful referenda, one for Atlanta infrastructure repair and the other to fund capital projects for Atlanta's school system. Mr. Ross has advised candidates from around the country on campaign related matters.

Mr. Ross has undertaken a variety of leadership roles in civic and governmental matters. He has served on numerous governmental boards and commissions. He chaired the City of Atlanta and Atlanta Board of Education Charter Review Commission and the National Conference of Black Mayors Annual Convention. He also served on the Fulton County Housing Authority for five years. Additionally, Mr. Ross has served as a member of a state licensing board and on a special study commission on Georgia's revenue structure. He chaired a labor task force in Atlanta and was chosen to chair the Fulton County District Attorney's transition committee.

Mr. Ross has served on numerous civic boards, including the Atlanta Chapter of the American Diabetes Association, the Science and Technology Museum of Atlanta (Sci-Trek), and the Metropolitan Atlanta Arts Fund. He presently serves on the boards of Public Broadcasting Atlanta, John Marshall Law School, and the Andrew and Walter Young Family YMCA. Mr. Ross has served on several bar committees and is a past president of the Gate City Bar Association.

As an adjunct Professor at Emory University School of Law, Mr. Ross held the Donald L. Hollowell Professor of Law and taught courses in Civil Rights law and Election law. He was awarded the Law School's Distinguished Alumni Award in 1999.

In 2002, Mr. Ross founded the Kevin Ross Group, a firm comprised of three specialty areas: public affairs, political consulting and the practice of law.

Mr. Ross is a graduate of Dartmouth College (B.S. Economics 1977) and Emory University School of Law (J.D. 1980).