Kevin Brady is a technology and litigation attorney in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson. He represents clients in a wide range of litigation and advisory capacities with an emphasis on emerging technologies and the Internet.
Mr. Brady advises technology clients on a variety of compliance issues relating to privacy, trade secrets, data security and intellectual-property rights. His experience spans multiple industries and technologies, including consumer software, semiconductors, online marketplaces, smartphone apps, telecommunications and video game accessories. In addition to his advisory roles, Mr. Brady litigates cases at all stages, from pre-trial through appeal. His experience includes drafting complaints, writing dispositive briefs, arguing motions, taking depositions, conducting witness interviews, leading discovery efforts and working with expert witnesses.
- Snap, Inc. in a putative class action challenging features allegedly involving facial recognition scanning under the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act.
- Ten-X, an online real estate marketplace, in obtaining a preliminary injunction in a lawsuit against Commercial Real Estate Exchange (CREXi) alleging trade secret misappropriation and breach of contract.
- NaturEner, a leading wind-energy developer, in a contract dispute relating to its sale of renewable energy credits to a California utility.
- Tessera Technologies as patentee in numerous infringement cases in the Northern District of California involving patents relating to semiconductor packaging technology.
Mr. Brady maintains an active pro bono practice. He co-authored an amicus brief that was quoted by the U.S. Supreme Court in a case involving the Confrontation Clause. He also successfully represented a lawful permanent resident in an immigration matter, allowing the individual to stay in the United States with his wife and children. In 2016, he served as a Volunteer Deputy City Attorney in the Los Angeles City Attorney’s office, where he successfully tried six criminal cases to verdict.
Mr. Brady received his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School. He graduated with high honors and won the Sidley Austin Prize for Outstanding Appellate Brief. Before law school, Mr. Brady received a graduate degree in economics and worked as a lecturer at Brigham Young University–Idaho where he taught classes on microeconomics, macroeconomics and cost-benefit analysis.