Gary S. Gray


Gray•Duffy, LLP

15760 Ventura Blvd.,
16th Floor
Encino, CA 91436








  • Loyola University (JD, 1975)
  • California State University, Northridge (BBA, 1972)

Gary S. Gray

Managing Partner

Gary Gray is the co-founder and Managing Partner of Gray•Duffy, LLP. He has over four decades of legal experience and a demonstrated expertise in multiple legal disciplines. Historically, Mr. Gray has been primary attorney in hundreds of primary, excess/umbrella, first- and third-party cases and bad faith coverage insurance disputes, and has served on litigation matters involving errors and omissions for real estate and insurance brokers. With particular knowledge of tort and casualty issues, Mr. Gray has considerable experience handling vehicular accidents and premises liability matters.

Mr. Gray’s practice currently focuses on construction defect, commercial litigation, strict liability and negligence cases. He has been lead attorney in more than a thousand cases involving these issues, and resolves cases through mediation, arbitration or trial. Mr. Gray also offers over two decades of experience in representing crane and other heavy equipment operators.

Mr. Gray received his Juris Doctorate from Loyola University and his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from California State University, Northridge.  He is a decorated veteran of the Vietnam War and was born in Palo Alto, California.

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of California
  • Admitted to practice in all federal district courts in California
  • American Bar Association, Law Practice Management Section
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Law Office Management Section
  • Los Angeles Superior Court, Judge Pro Tem
  • Los Angeles Superior Court Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Program
  • San Fernando Valley Bar Association
  • Association of Southern California Defense Counsel
  • Defense Research Institute

Community Organizations

  • Casa Pacifica
  • Century City Bar, Former Board of Governor
  • California State University Northridge Athletic Association, Former Board Member and Past President

Recognition and Awards

  • AV ®Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Century City Community Building Award
  • California State University Northridge Alumni Award

Speaking Engagements

Mr. Gray has conducted numerous seminars and has appeared as a guest lecturer for various organizations, including insurance companies, industry leaders, lawyers and clients.  He has spoken on a range of topics, including litigation management, construction defect, interpretation and drafting of construction agreements, crane litigation, toxic torts, general liability, insurance coverage issues, soil subsidence, and environmental issues such as pollution and mold.

15760 Ventura Blvd., 16th Fl.
Encino, CA 91436

210 B Twin Dolphin Drive
Redwood City, CA