Shirell A. Gross

Vice-President and Chief Legal Counsel, Bayer Pharmaceuticals, Radiology
Bayer (Whippany, NJ)

SHIRELL A. GROSS, ESQ. is currently Vice-President/Chief Counsel at Bayer Corporation for the Radiology and Interventional business where she is responsible for the global legal operations. Previously, she was Senior Counsel for its Diabetes Care business supporting its global commercial operations. Shirell is very active in the medical device trade association, AdvaMed where she serves on the Board’s Legal Committee and the Compliance committee. She has also lectured at meetings and conferences on matters involving health care compliance and marketing and advertising. She is also involved in her community and is the Vice-Chair WNET (Channels 13 and 21) Community Advisory Board, President of Bergen/Passaic Chapter of Jack and Jill of America Inc., active member of her church where she runs a mock trial program, teaches Sunday school, and serves as a mentor. Prior to joining Bayer, she was Corporate Counsel at Quest Diagnostics Incorporated. She was also an Associate at the law firm of Aaronson, Rappaport Feinstein and Deutsch and a former Assistant District Attorney in Bronx County, New York. She received her B.S. from Northeastern University in 1989 and in 1992 her J.D. from Hofstra University.  She is married to a jazz musician, Mark Gross Sr, and they have 2 boys ages 10 and 18. She resides in New Jersey.