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Alois V Gross


Mr. Gross graduated from St. John’s University (B.A. English, 1978), and William Mitchell College of Law (J.D., 1981).  Mr. Gross was a member of the William Mitchell Law Review. 


Mr. Gross has been admitted to practice law in Minnesota since 1981, and the federal courts (Eighth Circuit) since 2003. 

Mr. Gross' experience also includes teaching law:  Practitioner Instructor, Law in Practice, University of Minnesota, The Law School (2012-2013); Practice and Professionalism, University of Minnesota, The Law School (2011-2012); Instructor, Corporate Law, Real Estate Law, Wills, Trusts and Probate Law, St. Cloud Technical & Community College (2010-2011); and Adjunct Instructor, Business Law, College of St. Benedict/St. John's University (1995-1996).

Mr. Gross represents clients in the areas of estate planning, wills, trusts, real estate and probate.

Professional Memberships 

Mr. Gross is a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association and the Hennepin County Bar Association. 


Annotation, When Is Taking Of Property For “Public Use” So As To Be Permissible Under Federal Constitution If Just Compensation Is Provided—Supreme Court Cases, 81 L Ed 2931 (1986). 

Annotation, Propriety Of Sale Of Trust Assets Without Consent Despite Trust Provision Requiring Consent, 39 ALR 4th 158 (1985). 

Annotation, Attorney As Witness For Client In Civil Proceedings—Modern State Cases, 35 ALR 4th 810 (1984). 

Annotation, Civil Liability Of One Partner To Another Or To The Partnership Based On Partner’s Personal Purchase Of Partnership Property During Existence Of Partnership, 37 ALR 4th 494 (1985). 

Annotation, Tort Action For Personal Injury Or Property Damage By Partner Against Another Partner Or The Partnership, 39 ALR 4th 139 (1985). 

Annotation, Contempt Based On Violation Of Court Order Where Another Court Has Issued Contrary Order, 36 ALR 4th 978 (1985). 

Annotation, Windmill As Nuisance, 36 ALR 4th 1159 (1985). 

Annotation, State Or Local Sales, Use, Or Privilege Tax On Sales Of, Or Revenue From Sales Of, Advertising Space Or Services, 40 ALR 4th 1114 (1985). 

Annotation, Requirement, Under Rule 106 Of Federal Rules Of Evidence, That When Writing Or Recorded Statement Or Part Thereof Is Introduced In Evidence, Another Part Or Another Writing Or Recorded Statement Must Also Be Introduced In Evidence, 75 ALR Fed 892 (1985). 

Annotation, Limitation Of Liability Of Air Carrier For Personal Injury or Death, 91 ALR Fed 547 (1989). 

Annotation, Interest On Award Of Damages And Profits For Federal Copyright Infringement, 91 ALR Fed 839 (1989). 

Annotation, Who Has Standing To Seek Access To Agency Information Under Freedom Of Information Act, 82 ALR Fed 248 (1987). 

Annotation, Validity And Construction Of Statute Or Ordinance Regulating Commercial Video Game Enterprises, 38 ALR 4th 930 (1985). 

Annotation, Radio Or Television Aerials, Antennas, Towers, Or Satellite Dishes Or Discs As Within Terms Of Covenant Restricting Use, Erection, Or Maintenance Of Such Structures Upon Residential Property, 76 ALR 4th 498 (1990). 

Annotation, Validity and Construction Of Condominium Bylaws Or Regulations Placing Special Regulations, Burdens, Or Restrictions On Nonresident Unit Owners, 76 ALR 4th 295 (1990). 

Annotation, Liability Of Better Business Bureau Or Similar Organization In Tort, 50 ALR 4th 745 (1986). 

Annotation, Computer Sales And Leases:  Breach Of Warranty, Misrepresentation, Or Failure Of Consideration As Defense Or Ground For Affirmative Relief, 37 ALR 4th 110 (1985). 

Annotation, What Is Computer “Trade Secret” Under State Law, 53 ALR 4th 1046 (1987).  

Annotation, What Is “Trade Secret” So As To Render Actionable Under State Law Its Use Or Disclosure By Former Employee, 59 ALR 4th 641 (1987). 

Annotation, Criminal Liability For Theft Of, Interference With, Or Unauthorized Use Of, Computer Programs, Files, Or Systems, 51 ALR 4th 971 (1987). 

Annotation, Measure Of Damages And Profits To Which Copyright Owner Is Entitled Under 17 USCS § 504(b), 100 ALR Fed 258 (1990). 

Annotation, Measure Of Statutory Damages To Which Copyright Owner Is Entitled Under 17 USCS § 504(c), 105 ALR Fed 345 (1991). 

Annotation, Construction And Application of § 3(e)(5) Of Privacy Act (5 USCS § 552a(e)(5)), Providing For Proper Maintenance Of Agency Records Used In Determinations, 79 ALR Fed 585 (1986). 

Annotation, Exhaustion Of Administrative Remedies As Prerequisite To Civil Action Under § 3(g) Of Privacy Act (5 USCS § 552a(g)), 82 ALR Fed 698 (1987). 

Annotation, Who Is “Distributor” Or “Retailer” Within Meaning Of § 101 (6), (7) Of Petroleum Marketing Practices Act (15 USCS § 2801(6), (7)), 80 ALR Fed 871 (1986). 

Annotation, Access To Presentence, Probation, And Parole Reports And Recommendations Under Freedom Of Information Act (5 USCS § 552), 81 ALR Fed 801 (1987). 

Annotation, Federal Criminal Liability Of Narcotics Conspirator For Different Substantive Crime Of Other Conspirator, 77 ALR Fed 661 (1986).