Dennis A. Ross - Attorney at Law

One Lake Morton Drive
Post Office Box 3 (33802-0003)
Lakeland, Florida 33801

P 863-284-2200
F 863-688-0310
D 863-284-2219

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Dennis counsels’ clients on legal, policy and economic development issues. He is a critical member of the Government Relations & Lobbying practice and represents his clients in the state government as well as the federal government.

At the start of his career, Dennis practiced law in central Florida. He opened his own law firm, where he practiced for more than 20 years before making the decision to move his career to public service. He was elected to the 63rd district of the Florida House of Representatives in 2000, where he served an eight year term. In 2011, he was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives and represented Florida’s 12th Congressional District for three years before running for the 15th Congressional District in 2012, where he resided until 2018. During his eight-year tenure in the House, he climbed the ranks to earn the position of senior deputy majority whip and served as a member of the House Committees on Financial Services and Oversight Government Reform.

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Dennis was born and raised in Lakeland, FL. He first attended the University of Florida and then went on to receive his bachelor’s degree from Auburn University and his juris doctor from Samford University, Cumberland School of Law. Dennis is married to Cindy Hartley Ross and they reside in Lakeland with their two sons.

  • Auburn University, B.S. (1981)
  • Samford University, Cumberland School of Law, J.D. (1987)

  • Florida
Professional Associations & Memberships
  • The Florida Bar
  • Member Florida House of Representatives 2000-2008
  • Member United States House of Representatives 2011-2019
  • Southeastern University American Center for Political Leadership
    • Director

Awards & Recognitions
  • Dennis has received numerous awards and recognitions throughout his years in the Florida House and United States House of Representatives
  • A history of civic participation, including service on Boards of various non-profit organizations

Presentations & Seminars
  • Keynote Speaker, Panelist, Forum at South Eastern University (SEU), March 14, 2019
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