Stuart M. Grant

  • Title: Co-Founder
  • Phone: (302) 622-7070
  • Email: sgrant@gelaw.com
  • Education:

    New York University School of Law, J.D. (1986)

    Brandeis University, B.A. (1982)

  • Admissions:
    Delaware, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania, U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, U.S. District Court for the DC, U.S. District Court for the District of DE, U.S. District Court for the District of MA, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of MI, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of PA, U.S. District Court for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of NY

Stuart Grant, co-founder of Grant & Eisenhofer P.A., is internationally recognized for his extensive knowledge in the areas of Delaware corporate law, fiduciary responsibility, securities and investments, private equity and fixed income, appraisal remedies, valuation, proxy contests and other matters related to protecting and promoting the rights of institutional investors. He serves as litigation counsel to many of the largest public and private institutional investors in the world.

Mr. Grant was the first attorney to argue the provisions of the PSLRA allowing an institutional investor to be appointed as sole lead plaintiff and has served as lead counsel in seven of the ten largest settlements in the history of Delaware Chancery Court.

Among his many accolades, Mr. Grant is consistently ranked in Band 1 of Chambers USA as a leading litigator for his work in Delaware Chancery and securities, regulatory and corporate governance litigation. For the past several years, he has been named to Best Lawyers, ranked as a leading lawyer by Legal 500, and selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers.  Mr. Grant, who has also been recognized as one of the Top 500 Leading Lawyers in America by Lawdragon, is rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell, and is recognized by Benchmark Litigation as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers. Additionally, The National Law Journal has selected Grant & Eisenhofer to its list of “Elite Trial Lawyers: The 50 Leading Plaintiffs Firms in America” since the commencement of the list.

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Mr. Grant has authored a number of articles which have been cited with approval by the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd and 5th Circuits and numerous U.S. District Courts. His articles include, among others, “The Devil is in the Details: Application of the PSLRA’s Proportionate Liability Provisions is so Fraught With Uncertainty That They May be Void for Vagueness”; “Class Certification and Section 18 of the Exchange Act”; “Unisuper v. News Corporation: Affirmation that Shareholders, Not Directors, Are the Ultimate Holders of Corporate Power”; “Executive Compensation: Bridging the Gap Between What Companies Are Required to Disclose and What Stockholders Really Need to Know”; and a number of annual PLI updates under the heading of “Appointment of Lead Plaintiff Under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act.”

Mr. Grant was graduated in 1982 cum laude from Brandeis University with a B.A. in economics and received his J.D. from New York University School of Law in 1986. He served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Naomi Reice Buchwald in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Mr. Grant was an associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (1987-94), and a partner in the Wilmington office of Blank Rome Comisky & McCauley from 1994 until forming Grant & Eisenhofer P.A. in 1997.

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