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Jeffrey G. "Jeff" Granillo


Jeff Granillo is a member of the firm’s Litigation Section. His experience is broad in scope and geographic reach. He has represented clients in multiple jurisdictions including Tennessee, Georgia, Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota, Texas, Oklahoma, California, and Florida.

Jeff focuses his practice on personal injury litigation, product liability defense, intellectual property disputes, and commercial disputes.

He has tried or resolved numerous serious and challenging personal injury actions on behalf of the injured, including actions involving brain injury, disfigurement, loss of limb, and death. In 2014, Jeff recovered over $2.3 million dollars through settlements or trial for his clients.

Jeff also has extensive litigation experience defending products whose design or manufacture is alleged to cause injury. He has successfully defended a vast array of products including mobile construction equipment, industrial rock crushers, conveyors, industrial wood chippers and grinders, hot oil heaters, and asphalt plants.   

Jeff has a history of zealous advocacy. In 2009 and 2013, he recovered monetary sanctions against two major national corporations totaling over $100,000 and other penalties for their improper withholding or destruction of essential evidence. In 2012 an opponent voluntarily dismissed his action without payment after Jeff filed a Motion for Sanctions for discovery violations.

Jeff is also a member of the firm's Intellectual Property Section, where he has successfully represented clients in high stakes trademark, copyright and patent infringement actions in a variety of federal courts across the country.


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J.D., with honors, Emory University School of Law, 2007
B.S., Cornell University, 2004


California, 2008
Georgia, 2008
Tennessee, 2008
U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee, 2013
U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 2012
U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 2011
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, 2009
U.S. Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit, 2009
U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 2008
U.S. District Court Central District of California, 2008