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Miriam A. Ross, Esq. is a business attorney, mediator and ethics/compliance professional with extensive experience in industry, business law and compliance.  Miriam is committed to positively affecting the communities in which she works and lives through her volunteer and pro bono activities in the business and professional community.  Miriam is the recipient of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 2012 Women in Business, Champion of the Year for New England and Rhode Island.  She is also an Achievement Honoree, 2012 Business Women Awards sponsored by Providence Business News.


Practice areas


  1. Business: 50%
    34 years
  2. Contracts: 25%
    34 years
  3. Corporate: 15%
    34 years
  4. Mediation: 5%
    11 years
  5. Licensing: 5%
    26 years



Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

2 total 

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  • Timothy Sweet

    Not only do I entrust all of my clients' business law questions and concerns to Attorney Ross, but I trust her (and only her) with each and every decision regarding the viability of my own business. She is without comparison in the business law community.


    Timothy Sweet Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Jason Knight

    Miriam is an experienced and skilled attorney. She believes in the personal touch and always has time for her clients. She is exactly what you want when running a business, planning to startup a business, or litigating a matter. She helped me and she will help you. I endorse her. Jason Knight, Esq.


    Jason Knight Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

10 Elmgrove Ave
Providence, RI, 02906


RIAuthorized to practice law198808/20/2016
MIActive And In Good Standing198308/04/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Women in Business, Champion of the Year, New England & RIU.S. Small Business Administration2012
Women in Business - Achievement HonoreeProvidence Business News2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorRoger Williams University School Of Law2010 - Present
PrincipalLaw Offices of Miriam A. Ross, Esq.2004 - Present
Assistant General Counsel & Director of Global ComplianceGTECH Inc.2000 - 2004
Corporate CounselTextron Inc.1983 - 1999
Corporate CounselDayco Corporation1979 - 1983
Association namePosition nameDuration
Rhode Island State BarChair, Continuing Legal Education Committee2016 - Present
Annual Meeting CommitteeRhode Island Bar Association2015 - Present
Rhode Island State BarBusiness Organizations Committee2008 - Present
Rhode Island Bar AssociationCommittee Members, Continuing Legal Education2008 - Present
SBA Rhode Island Economic SummittCommittee Co-Chair2007 - Present
Rhode Island Bar AssociationMember1988 - Present
City of Providence, Rhode IslandEconomic Task Force for City of Providence, Member2014 - 2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
University of Michigan, Ann ArborPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1974
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual MeetingDemystifying Student Loans2015
CLESidebar with the Superior Court2014
Rhode Island Bar Association, Annual Meeting"Ethics in Contract Negotiations"2012