Ms. Cross graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2016 with a concentration in Litigation and Advocacy. While attending law school, she was inducted into the Royal Graham Shannonhouse III Honor Society and served as a Rule 16 Student Attorney for the Saul Ewing Civil Advocacy Clinic, where she represented clients in administrative and district court proceedings. Ms. Cross was also a co-captain and competing member of the National Trial Competition team. Ms. Cross continues to volunteer her time as an assistant coach for the team. Before law school, Ms. Cross graduated Cum Laude from Clemson University where she studied Political Science and Japanese.
Prior to joining Portner& Shure, Ms. Cross gained experience clerking at a law firm in Baltimore City focusing on civil rights litigation. She later served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Hon. Cathleen M. Vitale of the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County.
Ms. Cross is admitted to the Maryland State Bar and is a member of the American Inns of Court, the Maryland State Bar Association and Bar Association of Baltimore City. Her areas of practice include personal injury and criminal defense.