Pross Appointed to Auburn’s Ethics Panel

AUBURN, Maine – Skelton Taintor & Abbott shareholder Jim Pross has been appointed to the City of Auburn’s Ethics Panel by the Mayor of Auburn, Jason J. Levesque. The Ethics Panel is authorized to review matters relating to conflicts of interest and the incompatibility of employment positions and issue advisory opinions. Pross joins the five-member panel for a three-year term.

Pross’ practice areas include real estate, landlord/tenant, municipal and government law, social security disability and employment law. Active in the community, Pross has served as an Auburn City Councilor and as a member of the Auburn School Committee. He was recently elected to the Androscoggin Land Trust’s board of directors, on which he previously served from 2009–2018, including two years as president.

“I’m honored to have been nominated by Mayor Levesque and look forward to continuing my service to the City of Auburn as a member of its Ethics Panel.”

Skelton Taintor & Abbott is one of Maine’s leading law firms serving individuals and businesses in litigation and general representation throughout northern New England for more than 150 years. The firm has been named in U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” in America. For more information, visit or call 207.784.3200.