Steven C. Gross


Steve Gross concentrates his practice in the areas of public agency representation and management-side employment and labor law. He serves as the City Attorney for the City of Portola and the City of Loyalton. Steve also serves as general counsel for numerous local public agencies and joint powers agencies, including the Truckee Donner Public Utility District, Tahoe City Public Utility District, Herlong Public Utility District, Truckee Fire Protection District, North Tahoe Fire Protection District, Eastern Plumas Healthcare District, Plumas District Hospital, Truckee-Donner Recreation and Park District, M-S-R Public Power Agency, M-S-R Energy Authority and the Transmission Agency of Northern California. Steve serves as special counsel to several other public agencies. Prior to joining Porter Simon in 1991, Steve practiced management-side employment and labor law in Los Gatos, California.  Steve lives in Truckee with his wife Terrina and enjoys fly fishing, travel, camping and hiking.

Law School: Santa Clara University, J.D.

Undergraduate: Trinity College, Hartford, Ct.

Bar Admissions: California; Nevada; United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; United States District Court for the Northern District of California

Organizations: Tahoe-Truckee Bar Association; Nevada County Bar Association; Washoe County Bar Association

Recognition/Awards: Past President Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation; Past President Truckee Chamber of Commerce; Past President Kidzone; Northern California Super Lawyers (Government/Cities/Municipalities) 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012.