Lee Ann Grossberg is a native-born Houstonian. She graduated from St. John's School in 1985 and then went on to attend the highly competitive Plan II Multidisciplinary Honors Program at the University of Texas in Austin. She received her B.A. in 1989 from Plan II with additional minors in Art History and English. Dr. Grossberg earned her medical degree in 1993 from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. She then completed a residency in pathology at the University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill, North Carolina where she received five years of combined training in anatomic and clinical pathology. Dr. Grossberg additionally completed a sixth year of specialized training as a fellow in forensic pathology at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for the state of North Carolina.
In 1999, upon completion of her extensive training in the fields of anatomic, clinical, and forensic pathology, Dr. Grossberg returned to Houston and worked until 2001 as a medical examiner at the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences in Houston, Texas.
In 2001, Dr. Grossberg founded her own forensic pathology consulting firm in order to provide excellency in expert witnessing and consultation to the legal community for death related cases.
Dr. Grossberg has performed over a thousand autopsies and has reviewed or participated in over a thousand more throughout the course of her career. She has nineteen years of court testimony and deposition experience. She is board certified by the Board of American Pathology in Anatomic Pathology, Clinical Pathology, and Forensic Pathology. She accepts criminal and civil cases from both the plaintiff/prosecution and the defense. Dr. Grossberg accepts cases from all over the country and is willing to travel to testify, if necessary.
Dr. Grossberg is described as bright, conscientious, professional, and engaging. It is evident during court testimony that she develops an almost instantaneous rapport with jurors. She is able to speak about difficult topics in a straightforward and respectful manner and in a language that jurors can grasp and understand.
Dr. Grossberg strives to uphold truth in all cases, always holding herself to the highest of standards, the proof of which is evident in the distinction and quality of her work.