Ross A. Carrozza

Co-Chair, Medicare Set-Aside Practice Group

    Ross devotes his practice to defending employers and their carriers in workers' compensation matters. As co-chair of the firm's Medicare Set-Aside Practice Group and Medicare counsel to numerous clients from coast to coast, Ross is well-versed in the complex Medicare issues that can arise in both workers' compensation and liability cases. He handles Medicare set-aside cases from start to finish, providing a single point of contact and advice throughout the pendency of each case. Ross assists clients with Medicare set-aside allocations for workers’ compensation and liability cases, conditional payment searches, submissions to Medicare for set aside approval, and preparing Medicare language for settlement documents. In addition, his attendance at mediations can help effectively settle cases.

    In addition to his workers’ compensation and Medicare practice, Ross also handles Federal Black Lung matters for clients.

    Ross is a graduate of the University of Scranton and University of Dayton School of Law. He began his legal career at a general practice firm practicing in the area of workers' compensation litigation.





    Classes/Seminars Taught

    Navigate the Medicare Maze: A Practical Guide to Understanding Medicare Set-Asides, Marshall Dennehey webinar, November 19, 2020

    Workers' Compensation from A to Z, National Business Institute, April 16-17, 2019

    Workers' Compensation Case Law Update, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, October 18, 2018

    Workers' Compensation from A to Z, National Business Institute, Scranton, Pennsylvania, April 25, 2017

    Defense Counsel Wish List, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, October 19, 2016

    Medicare Set-Asides: Problems and Solutions, SES Advanced Workers' Compensation Seminar, Scranton, Pennsylvania, November 4, 2015

    An Overview of Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation, Nationwide Insurance Company, July 2015

    Using Return to Work as Leverage in Litigation, Mediation and For Cost Control of Your Workers’ Compensation Claim, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, November 6, 2014

    General Principles of Workers’ Compensation In the Course of and Arising Out of Employment, Sterling Education Services Workers’ Compensation Law & Practice Seminar, November 5, 2014

    Your Top Workers' Compensation Questions – Answered, National Business Institute, Atlantic City, New Jersey, December 12, 2013

    Medicare Issues in Workers' Compensation, Central Pennsylvania Chapter of RIMS, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, March 11, 2011

    Published Works

     "Employers Choked by Commonwealth Court Pulmonary Case Decision," Defense Digest, Vol. 21, No. 3, September 2015

    University of Dayton School of Law (J.D., 1989)
    University of Scranton (B.S., 1986)
    Associations & memberships
    American Bar Association
    Luzerne County Bar Association
    Pennsylvania Bar Association
    Wilkes Barre Law and Library Association
    Year joined