William J. Gros        Associate

William Gros joined Smith Blake Hill LLC as an experienced associate in 2019. He concentrates his practice on civil litigation with an emphasis on defending medical malpractice claims.  He has extensive experience in representing physicians, physician groups, hospitals and other healthcare providers in a variety of medical specialties.  Prior to joining SBH, William worked at a civil defense law firm in Chicago, handling cases in medical malpractice and complex construction negligence in both state and federal courts. 


Mr. Gros obtained his J.D. from The John Marshall Law School in 2013.  While earning his law degree, Mr. Gros served as an articles’ editor on the John Marshal Review of Intellectual Property Law.  William earned his bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.

Practice Areas


Medical Malpractice Defense


Admitted to practice in Illinois.


John Marshall Law School, 2013