Sarah J. Gross, M.Ed., J.D., LL.M. is an attorney licensed in the state of California whose practice focuses on elder law and elder dispute resolution. Ms. Gross received a Master’s degree in Education through the University of California, Davis and taught high school and middle school English prior to entering law school at Chapman University Fowler School of Law in Orange, California. While at Chapman, Ms. Gross founded the law school’s Health Law Society. Using her education background, she also contributed to curriculum development and served as teaching assistant for the law school’s Legal Writing Skills course. After completing law school and becoming a licensed attorney, Ms. Gross completed a Master’s in Law (LL.M.) at the prestigious Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution. She pursued a concentration in eldercare dispute resolution, and spearheaded the development of a pilot program in eldercaring coordination in Orange County courts. She continues to advocate for court-connected ADR programs as a means of serving the increasing aging population in the United States, and addressing the needs of elders and their families.