Ross Cook was raised in North Carolina and currently resides in Chapel Hill. He represents owners, general contractors, and subcontractors in both private and public construction projects. Mr. Cook has experience in the areas of construction litigation, alternative dispute resolution, contract drafting and negotiation, as well as surety and bankruptcy law relating to the construction industry.

Court Admissions

  • State of North Carolina, 2012
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina, 2012
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina, 2015


  • B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2005
  • J.D., University of North Carolina School of Law, 2011
    • Holderness Moot Court – Negotiation Team


  • Conner Gwyn Schenck PLLC, 2012-Present

Professional Activities & Affiliations

  • Member, North Carolina Bar Association Construction Law Section, 2012-Present
  • Member, Wake County Bar Association, 2012-Present
  • Member, American Bar Association Forum on Construction Law, 2012-Present
  • Member, American Bar Association Litigation Section, 2012-Present


  • Co-author, NORTH CAROLINA CONSTRUCTION LAW TREATISE, Thomson Reuters, 2019-2020 ed. (View PDF) (Purchase)
  • Co-author (Case Law Summaries Chapter), NORTH CAROLINA CONSTRUCTION LAW DESKBOOK, North Carolina Bar Association Foundation,  7th ed. 2016 (Purchase)
  • Co-author (North Carolina Chapter), FIFTY STATE CONSTRUCTION LIEN AND BOND LAW, Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 4th ed. 2018 (Purchase)

Community Activities & Public Service

  • Chapel Hill Bible Church
  • Volunteer, NC LEAP (North Carolina Lawyers for Entrepreneurs Assistance Program), North Carolina Bar Association