Gaurav Reddy

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Gaurav Reddy is a senior litigator with extensive experience handling all aspects of complex and high stakes commercial litigation matters from inception to conclusion in federal and state court, as well as private arbitrations.  He has represented a wide range of large and small businesses in breach of contract, real estate, business tort, construction defect, trade secret, and employment litigation actions.

Mr. Reddy is a seasoned oral advocate with a track record of numerous successful oral argument appearances before federal and state courts, including drafting and arguing key dispositive motions, such as motions for summary judgment, motions to dismiss, and demurrers in high stakes litigation matters.  He has successfully argued matters before the California Court of Appeals, in addition to numerous successful oral argument appearances in Federal District Courts and California Superior Courts.

Mr. Reddy has represented a number of clients in high stakes arbitration matters before JAMS and other arbitral providers.  And he has served as the lead counsel in mediations, settlement conferences, and private settlement discussions, achieving excellent results for clients in complex litigation matters.

Prior to joining Callahan & Blaine, APLC, Mr. Reddy was a Senior Attorney at Theodora Oringher PC and an Associate Attorney at Hughes Hubbard & Reed, LLP.  He is a graduate of the Columbia University School of Law and the University of California, Berkeley.

Representative Matters

Complex Commercial Litigation:

  • Defend leading provider of private security systems and services and private label apparel manufacturer in separate multi-million dollar breach of contract lawsuits brought by tax credit services provider.
  • Represent executive and minority owner in two cannabis ventures in business partnership dispute against majority owners of business, securing an arbitration award of more than $1 million on behalf of client.
  • Defend foreign rocket and space manufacturer in $300+ million breach of contract suit against a major aerospace company in federal district court.
  • Represent home infusion health care provider in service reimbursement disputes against major health insurers in multiple actions in federal and state court.
  • Represent private equity fund in breach of contract dispute with major film production company over purchase of catalogue of film titles.
  • Represent leading brand of cannabis products in multi-million dollar breach of contract arbitration action, as well as various trade secret and employment matters.
  • Represent U.S. subsidiary of leading multinational electronics company in breach of contract action against Southern California luxury hotel in federal district court.

Real Estate and Construction Defect Litigation:

  • Represent Southern California commercial real estate developer in multiple arbitration and court actions involving contractual disputes over sales of commercial real estate properties.
  • Represent major real estate investment trust and major automotive manufacturer in separate complex construction defect claims against general contractors and subcontractors for work on Class A commercial properties.
  • Defend major commercial real estate developer in Superior Court action concerning dispute over development plans within a major mixed-use center in Orange County.
  • Represent manufacturer of pre-fabricated homes in contractual dispute with general contractor and property manager over residential real estate developments in California and Texas.
  • Represent leading real estate firm in dispute over easement access rights at major property development in San Fernando Valley.

 Trade Secret and Employment:

  • Represent executives of leading medical aesthetics company in various trade secret and employment disputes.
  • Represent major public sector employee union in trade secret misappropriation action against former board member.
  • Represent executives in medical technology manufacturer in federal district court employment action against subcontractors.
  • Represent global provider of managed network communication solutions in contractual dispute with former independent contractor in federal court.

Class Actions:

  • Defend major health care manufacturer in wage and hour class action proceeding regarding time-keeping practices.
  • Represent bottled water distributor in defense of multiple consumer class actions involving unfair competition claims.

Products Liability:

  • Represent major tobacco corporation in multiple asbestos product liability actions concerning historical asbestos exposure from cigarettes.
  • Represent pharmaceutical manufacturer in coordinated proceedings involving allegations of personal injuries caused by prescription drug use.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Orange County Bar Association
  • South Asian Bar Association of Southern California

Past Employment Positions

  • Theodora Oringher PC – Senior Attorney
  • Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP – Associate Attorney