Barista-Turned-Lawyer Daniel Gross Crusades Against Starbucks


Daniel Gross Starbucks lawyer
Daniel Gross Starbucks lawyer

By Mariana Simoes

When companies treat employees poorly, the costs can be astronomical.

Daniel Gross, a Starbucks barista- turned-lawyer, says most companies who are sued for workers' compensation spend anywhere between $200,000 and $300,000 on lawyers alone - and awards for damages can be much higher.