Kevin Liu


  • Office Contact Info
  • Biography
    Kevin Liu is a Partner in the San Francisco office of GRSM and a member of the Commercial Litigation and Appellate practice groups. Liu has represented clients in all phases of litigation including obtaining excellent results at trial and on appeal. He focuses on commercial litigation and class action cases involving consumer fraud, breach of contract, and unfair business practices. Liu has successfully litigated matters involving officer and shareholder liability, professional malpractice, environmental compliance, and general real estate and business disputes. 
    Liu is admitted to the State Bar of California and earned his law degree from the University of California, Davis School of Law in 2013. During law school, he served as a Senior Articles Editor of the UC Davis Law Review and received the Witkin Award for Academic Excellence in International Business Transactions. Liu earned his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Davis, graduating with honors with degrees in Economics, International Relations, and Spanish.
    He was born in San Francisco, California and continues living there today. He is an avid fan of the San Francisco Giants, San Francisco 49ers, and the Golden State Warriors.


    • California
    • U.S. District Courts, Northern, Central, and Eastern Districts of California
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit


  • Practice Areas
  • Representative Experience
    • Obtained complete dismissal for individual attorney and law firm against claims brought by union members alleging conspiracy, aiding and abetting, and violation of the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act.
    • Successfully briefed partnership dispute before the California Court of Appeal and obtained complete reversal of trial court’s order along with reinstatement of jury award of $292,000 in favor of client.
    • Obtained award of lost profit damages and recovery of attorney’s fees of over $575,000 as the prevailing party for a franchise owner and builder of a popular restaurant in a commercial lease dispute.
  • Publications & Presentations


    • Panelist, United States Supreme Court: Cases to Watch in 2020, Standard Insurance Company, February 2020
  • Education


    J.D., University of California, Davis School of Law, 2013

    • UC Davis Law Review, Senior Articles Editor
    • Witkin Award for Academic Excellence in International Business Transactions

    B.A., Honors, Economics, International Relations, and Spanish, University of California, Davis