New York City, New York 10104
Grant Esposito focuses his trial and arbitration practice on complex commercial litigation, including accountants’ liability, intellectual property, product liability, and securities law. Mr. Esposito has particular expertise in representing clients in the life sciences and professional-services industries in the United States, Canada, and Europe. A former chair of Morrison & Foerster’s Litigation Department, he also advises on litigation management and business development issues.
Mr. Esposito’s work has been recognized in Chambers USA: Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers (New York–General Commercial Litigation), Legal 500 US (Litigation–Product Liability, pharmaceuticals and medical devices), Best Lawyers in America (New York–Product Liability Litigation), and New York Super Lawyers (General Litigation).
Mr. Esposito received his B.A. in 1989 from Cornell University and his J.D. in 1992 from Fordham University School of Law, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif. He is admitted to practice in the United States District Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the United States Courts of Appeal for the Second, Tenth, and Eleventh Circuits, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
|Areas of Practice||1) Litigation, 2) Commercial Litigation, 3) Intellectual Property Litigation, 4) Securities Litigation and 5) Enforcement + White-Collar Criminal Defense|
|Law School||Fordham University School of Law (J.D., 1992)|
|Education||Cornell University (B.A., 1989)|
|Bar Member / Association||State Bar Of New York|
|Most recent firm||Morrison & Foerster LLP|
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