Grant Law Group Team
Grant Law Group Team

Team

Mary Grant

 

mgrant@grantlawgroup.com

 

Mary founded Grant Law Group in 2009 after spending five years at Yahoo! in both legal and business roles. Mary’s last role at Yahoo! was as Vice President of Business Development, negotiating deals with some of Yahoo!’s largest partners and managing Yahoo!’s relationship with Google. Prior to that, Mary was the Associate General Counsel responsible for legal support of all of Yahoo!’s monetization and advertising businesses and she was the last General Counsel of Overture Services Inc. Before Yahoo!, Mary was in-house counsel at Lucent Technologies for six years, where she was the chief attorney to the sales team for Lucent’s largest customer, negotiated a record-breaking $5 Billion wireless equipment deal, and provided support for Lucent’s in-house incubator and venture fund.

 

Mary started life as a lawyer as a litigation associate at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, after clerking for the Honorable W. Eugene Davis of the Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Mary holds a JD from the University of Chicago and a BA in Political Science from California Polytechnic State University.

 

Lee Kuo

lkuo@grantlawgroup.com

 

Lee joined Grant Law Group in 2017 after spending over a decade in-house at Yahoo! During his time at Yahoo!, Lee supported numerous products and functions, including search, search distribution, software and mobile app distribution, commerce properties, advertising product initiatives, strategic partnerships, and strategic sourcing and procurement, to name a few. As Associate General Counsel, Partnerships, he and his team negotiated and advised on some of Yahoo’s most important monetization deals.

 

Lee started his legal career at Jones Day and then moved to Morrison & Foerster where he primarily represented start-up and middle-market companies across a broad array of industries, advising on general corporate matters and negotiating venture financing and M&A transactions. Lee graduated Order of the Coif from Loyola Law School and earned a B.S. in Psychobiology from UCLA.

Nirosha Ruwan

 

nirosha@grantlawgroup.com

 

Nirosha advises clients in the adtech, data, software, e-commerce and digital media industries. She has extensive experience in negotiating license agreements, advertising agreements, SaaS agreements and strategic partnerships for companies ranging from start-ups to public companies. She has also advised companies on major corporate matters, including formation, financings and mergers and acquisitions.

 

Prior to joining Grant Law Group, Nirosha worked as an attorney at Latham & Watkins in Los Angeles and at Cleary Gottlieb in New York City. She also spent several years in Sri Lanka at the Secretariat for Coordinating the Peace Process, where she assisted the Government of Sri Lanka in peace negotiations and constitutional reform.

 

Nirosha graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School and magna cum laude from Harvard College.