Shawnda M. Grady


Practice Focus

Bar and Court Admissions
State Bar of California
State Bar of New York
State Bar of New Jersey
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth District
United States District Courts for the: Northern, Southern, Central and Eastern Districts of California, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and New Jersey

J.D., Rutgers School of Law, 2005
B.S., University of California, Davis, 1998

Shawnda Grady is a partner in the water practice group of Ellison Schneider Harris & Donlan.

Shawnda concentrates her practice on water rights and related areas of natural resources law, including all aspects of surface and groundwater rights and state and federal laws relating to the use and management of water resources.

She has extensive experience advising and representing clients in state and federal trial and appellate courts on a broad range of issues.

Prior Experience

Before joining Ellison Schneider Harris & Donlan, Shawnda was a litigator in the New York and Los Angeles offices of Blank Rome, LLP. Prior to Blank Rome, she served as a law clerk for the Honorable Stanley R. Chesler of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and the Honorable Steven L. Lefelt of the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court.