Grant grew up in Stafford, Oregon. He attended Lakeridge High School and went on to pursue his undergraduate studies at the University of Oregon and finished up at Oregon State University.
Grant attended Willamette University of Law from 2002-2005. He won Willamette's First Year Appellate Competition, which gained him automatic entry into Willamette's Moot Court. Grant also wrote for the Willamette Law Online -- U.S. Supreme Court section. Along with his doctorate of jurisprudence, Grant graduated with a certificate from Willamette's Dispute Resolution program from which he was awarded high paper for his review of the alternative dispute resolution (ADR) program in the United States District Court for the District of Oregon.
While attending law school, Grant clerked for in-house counsel of Kettle Foods, Inc. and also worked as a small-claims mediator for the Marion County Circuit Court.
Following his graduation from law school, Grant clerked one year for the Hon. Robert Selander, then the presiding judge of Clackamas County Circuit Court.
Grant was admitted to practice in Oregon in 2006, and has since developed a broad range of legal skills and experience in both civil and criminal forums. As a trial lawyer, Grant has successfully represented all kinds of clients from all walks of life.
Grant is licensed to practice in the State of Oregon, the United States District Court for the District of Oregon, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the State of Washington.