Laura Geringer Gross

    Of Counsel
    Office: Norfolk
    Admissions: Virginia


    Laura has more than 20 years of experience representing employers before various governmental agencies, defending employers in employment-related litigation, counseling employers on various employment issues, and training employees on human resource and employment law issues.


    Recognition & Honors

    • Humanitarian Award Honoree; Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities, Tidewater Chapter
    • Best Lawyers in America, 2020-2024
    • Virginia’s Legal Elite; Virginia Business Magazine, 2006, 2008-2023
    • Influential Women of Virginia Award; Virginia Lawyers Weekly, 2010
    • Women of Distinction; YWCA of South Hampton Roads, 2008
    • Phi Beta Kappa; Washington University
    • Omicron Delta Kappa; Washington University


    • American Bar Association; Labor and Employment Law Section
    • Virginia Bar Association; Labor and Employment Law Section
    • Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Association
    • Hampton Roads Society for Human Resource Management
    • The Dwelling Place Ecumenical Family Shelter, Inc.; Board Member
    • Jewish Community Center of Tidewater; Past President
    • United Jewish Foundation of Tidewater; Women’s Cabinet
    • United Jewish Federation of Tidewater; Board Member
    • Cultural Alliance of Greater Hampton Roads; Board Member


    • Washington University; A.B., University Honors, 1981
    • Georgetown University Law Center; J.D., cum laude, 1984

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