Grant is a trial lawyer with more than 25 years of experience representing corporate clients in product liability, class action, environmental contamination, construction defect, trucking, consumer fraud and eDiscovery matters. A recent edition of The Legal 500 states that Grant "enjoys a growing reputation with clients that appreciate his 'excellent technical knowledge and fine trial skills.’” Grant has received an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell that indicates he has reached the height of professional excellence and has been recognized for the highest level of integrity.
Grant has tried numerous catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases to verdict, including one that was ranked among the Top 10 Defense Verdicts in California and one ranked by The National Law Journal as among the Top 20 Defense Verdicts in the nation.
- ACE Insurance
- Ford Motor Co.
- Kia Motors of America
- Marley Cooling Tower (Now SPX Cooling Technologies)
- Mitsubishi Motors
- Reinke Corp.
- SimplexGrinnell LP
- TE Connectivity (Formerly Tyco Electronics Corp.)
Publications and Presentations
Presenter, Autonomous Vehicles, Update of the Law CLE (2018).
Moderator, Emerging Technology, Emerging Risks: The Road Ahead for Autonomous Vehicles, ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, May 3, 2018.
Presenter, "Look Ma, No Hands!" The Road Ahead for Autonomous and Connected Technologies, Update of the Law CLE (2017).
Presenter, In-House Counsel for Manufacturers and Suppliers Speak Out on Managing Outside Counsel, Reducing Costs and Formulating Early Defense Strategy, American Conference Institute's 10th Annual Summit on Defending and Managing Automotive Product Liability Litigation (2017).
Panelist, Preparing the 30(b)(6) witness for deposition, ABA Annual Meeting (2016).
Moderator, In-house counsel panel: Ethical and Practical Considerations in Settling Cases, ABA TIPS Program Emerging Issues in Motor Vehicle Product Liability Litigation (2016).
Program Chair, Emerging Issues in Motor Vehicle Product Liability Litigation, ABA Tips (2013).
Moderator, Minimizing Exposure for Product Liability: Doing Business in the United States: What You Need to Know About Investing, Product Liability and Dispute Resolution, ABA (2012).
Moderator, Component Parts Supplier Panel: Emerging Issues in Motor Vehicle Product Liability Litigation, ABA TIPS (2011).
Program Chair and Speaker, Emerging Issues in Motor Vehicle Product Liability Litigation, ABA TIPS (2008, 2010).
Speaker: Lien on me: Hot Topics in Settlement Negotiations, ABA TIPS (2009).
Speaker, The Dream Team Approach to Success: IT, Legal and RIM Working Together to Control Your Data, ARMA Silicon Valley Conference (2009).
Speaker, Preemption: Examining the Current Viability of the Defense, ACI (2008).
Program Chair and Moderator: Post-Sale Duty to Recall, Warn, or Retrofit, ABA Annual Meeting (2007).
Program Chair and Moderator, Practical Considerations for Handling Cases Containing Claims of Negligence, Strict Liability, and Breach of Warranty, ABA TIPS (2007).