Cody Gray represents clients in complex commercial litigation and white collar criminal matters. Prior to joining Keker, Van Nest & Peters, Mr. Gray served as a law clerk to Judge Milan D. Smith, Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and to Judge Richard Seeborg of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
Mr. Gray earned his J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School, his Ph.D. and M.A. in Politics from Princeton University, and his B.A. in political science from the University of California, Berkeley. During law school, he interned at the U.S. Department of Justice in the Civil Rights Division's Voting Section. Prior to law school, Mr. Gray was an aide to U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein on the Senate Judiciary Committee and spent a summer working on the Native American Affairs Policy Team at the White House Domestic Policy Council.
This October, white collar lawyers should set their eyes on Kelly v. United States, the one white collar criminal matter the Supreme Court has currently agreed to hear. The case stems from New Jersey’s Bridgegate affair, has headline-grabbing potential, and affords another opportunity for the court to consider the scope of the federal fraud statutes, a la McNally and Skilling. Read more