A New Brunswick Bar member since 1968 and a Nova Scotia Bar member since 1969, Ross practised primarily in the fields of Corporate, Commercial, Wills and Trusts, and Real Estate Law.

Ross is a member and Past-President of the Moncton Barrister's Society, and is a member of the Law Society of New Brunswick.

Ross received a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Accounting from Dalhousie University in 1964. He obtained his law degree from Dalhousie University in 1967.

He is currently with the firm in an advisory capacity as Counsel and remains active in numerous not-for-profit community organizations in the Greater Moncton Area and the Province of New Brunswick.