Kyle E. Gray

Kyle E. Gray

Associate

Contact Info

Phone: (215) 972-1896
Fax: (215) 972-4159

Primary Office

Philadelphia
Centre Square West
1500 Market Street, 38th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102-2186

Kyle E. Gray

Associate

Kyle Gray is a commercial litigator who works on matters for clients in various industries, including representations of higher education clients and natural gas pipeline companies. Kyle has experience handling pre-trial phases of litigation, including drafting pleadings, producing and reviewing discovery, researching complex legal issues, resolving discovery disputes, preparing and opposing pre-trial motions, and readying witnesses for depositions. Kyle has also been involved in various stages of appellate litigation, including the preparation of merits briefs.

A graduate of Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Kyle served as student counsel in the school's Appellate Litigation Clinic, where he gained experience with work on a federal habeas petition and presented oral argument in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He was also a pro bono intern for the Pennsylvania Innocence Project. During his time as a summer associate for Saul Ewing, he supported associates and partners in their commercial litigation work. Kyle was also a judicial intern for Judge Robert B. Kugler in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.

During law school, Kyle was a teaching assistant for a class on torts and he provided editorial and research assistance for the book Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Justice by Adam Benforado.

Experience

Higher Education
Defense of a major private university in defense of claims for false advertising under the Lanham Act and various state law claims, including tortious interference with contract and unfair competition.
Defense of a major private university against claims for deliberate indifference under Title IX, breach of contract, and negligent retention.
Environmental Litigation
A mining and minerals industry client's pursuit of CERCLA contribution claims for costs of cleanup of lead, arsenic and cadmium in soil on residential properties alleged to have been caused by historical zinc smelting operations in Oklahoma.
Interstate Pipeline Development
Interstate natural gas pipeline companies in federal appeals of Clean Water Act Section 401 water quality certifications issued by state agencies and Clean Water Act Section 404 permits issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Interstate natural gas pipeline company in requests for rehearing of Certificates of Public Convenience and Necessity issued by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

Credentials and Accolades

Honors and Awards

Member of U.S. News - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" National Tier 1 ranked Environmental Law Practice

Memberships and Affiliations

Philadelphia Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

American Bar Association

Education

J.D., summa cum laude, Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, 2015

  • Lead Editor, Drexel Law Review
  • Dean's Award for Exceptional Achievement in Law School (class salutatorian award)
  • Best Student Performance: Civil Procedure, Legal Methods II, Mediation and Arbitration, Health Law I, and Jurisprudence

B.A., magna cum laude, Rowan University, 2011

Bar Admissions

New Jersey
Pennsylvania

Kyle Gray is a commercial litigator who works on matters for clients in various industries, including representations of higher education clients and natural gas pipeline companies. Kyle has experience handling pre-trial phases of litigation, including drafting pleadings, producing and reviewing discovery, researching complex legal issues, resolving discovery disputes, preparing and opposing pre-trial motions, and readying witnesses for depositions. Kyle has also been involved in various stages of appellate litigation, including the preparation of merits briefs.

A graduate of Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Kyle served as student counsel in the school's Appellate Litigation Clinic, where he gained experience with work on a federal habeas petition and presented oral argument in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He was also a pro bono intern for the Pennsylvania Innocence Project. During his time as a summer associate for Saul Ewing, he supported associates and partners in their commercial litigation work. Kyle was also a judicial intern for Judge Robert B. Kugler in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.

During law school, Kyle was a teaching assistant for a class on torts and he provided editorial and research assistance for the book Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Justice by Adam Benforado.