Kyla Grant, Director, has extensive experience in federal securities class action suits, securities enforcement, and complex commercial litigation in both federal and state courts. Since joining Saxena White, Ms. Grant has played a key role on litigation teams that have successfully recovered hundreds of millions of dollars on behalf of injured shareholders in settlements totaling over $600 million. For example, recent notable settlements include:
Ms. Grant was also involved in obtaining significant securities fraud class action settlements in cases involving Covetrus, Inc. ($35 million settlement), TrueCar, Inc. ($28.25 settlement), Brixmor Property Group, Inc. ($28 million settlement), and GTT Communications, Inc. ($25 million settlement).
Before joining Saxena White, Ms. Grant practiced securities litigation at two top-ranked global law firms, Shearman & Sterling LLP and WilmerHale.
Ms. Grant graduated from the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa with distinction in 2004, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in both English and Political Science. She received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Virginia School of Law in 2008. While attending law school, she was a recipient of the Dean’s Scholarship, was appointed as a Dillard Fellow (a role in which she worked with first year students to improve their persuasive writing skills), and was an Articles Editor for the Virginia Journal of International Law.