Grant K Riley

Grant K Riley

Beverly Hills, California

Grant Riley is a sophisticated, proactive, and aggressive attorney with 30 years of in-depth experience litigating complex real estate, banking, entertainment, partnership and personal injury disputes. Grant has been rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell (its highest rating) for 15 years straight and is a graduate of the University of California at Davis (B.A. 1979) and Southwestern University (J.D. 1984) where he graduated cum laude and was a staff editor of the Southwestern Law Review. Grant has been voted a "Super Lawyer" 10 years running by the Los Angeles legal community as published in Los Angeles Magazine.

Prior to forming Riley Law Group PC, Grant was a partner at Christensen White Miller Fink & Jacobs, a name partner of Weinhart & Riley, a name partner of Liner Yankelevitz Sunshine Weinhart Riley & Regenstreif and the managing partner of Frandzel Robins Bloom & Csato.

Grant's business clients have included Bank of America, PetSmart, Inc., Dollar Tree, St. Paul Travelers Insurance Co., Target, Inc., Napa County, City of San Diego, Sonoma County, Packo Investments, Inc., H.K. Partners, LLC (developers in Koreatown and other Asian real estate markets), Wachovia Bank, World Savings Bank, Northern Trust Bank, City National Bank, Comerica Bank, Elite Airline Linen of New York, Inc. (the largest commercial airline laundry service in the United States), Familian Development, Inc. (a major developer in Las Vegas), Lanier, Trans-Atlantic Realty, Inc., Group Dynamics, Inc., Filmcore, Inc. and numerous national, regional, and local businesses.

Grant is admitted to practice before all California State Courts, the United States District Courts for the Central and Southern Districts of California, and the United States District Court in Nevada. Grant has litigated business matters in California, Nevada, Florida, Ohio, Michigan and New York. Grant is a member of the State Bar of California and a past member of the State Bar of Nevada. He is a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles.

When not working his tail off, Grant enjoys powder skiing, scuba diving, mountain biking and traveling.

Areas of Practice

  • Business Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court District of Nevada


  • Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D. cum laude - 1984
    • Law Review: Southwestern Law Review, Staff Editor
  • University of California at Davis
    • B.A. - 1979

Representative Clients

  • Bank of America
  • Dollar Tree
  • PetSmart, Inc.
  • St. Paul Travelers Insurance Co.
  • Target, Inc.
  • Napa County
  • City of San Diego
  • Sonoma County
  • Packo Investments, Inc.
  • H.K. Partners, LLC
  • Wachovia Bank
  • World Savings Bank
  • Northern Trust Bank
  • City National Bank
  • Comerica Bank
  • Elite Airline Linen of New York, Inc.
  • Familian Development, Inc.
  • Lanier
  • Trans-Atlantic Realty, Inc.
  • Group Dynamics, Inc.
  • Filmcore, Inc.

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Super Lawyer, Los Angeles Magazine

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Member
  • State Bar of Nevada, Past Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Member
  • Association of Business Trial Lawyers, Member
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Christensen White Miller Fink & Jacobs, Partner
  • Weinhart & Riley, Partner
  • Frandzel Robins Bloom & Csato, Managing Partner
  • Liner Yankelevitz Sunshine Weinhart Riley & Regenstreif, Partner