Maura Barry Grinalds

Maura Barry Grinalds is a Litigation Partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP.  

She represents corporations and individuals in a wide variety of complex disputes, including securities, corporate, commercial, consumer and merger-related litigation and class actions in courts throughout the country, domestic and international arbitral tribunals and before the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and other regulatory bodies.   Maura is a two-time recipient of the Legal Aid Society award for outstanding pro bono public service and an active volunteer for the Innocence Project. She served a six-year term on the Departmental Disciplinary Committee of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Department.  Maura co-chairs Skadden's Women’s Initiative Committee and serves on the Firm's Partner Selection Committee and Diversity Committees.  

Maura is a co-chair of the New York Chapter of the Harvard Law School Women’s Alliance and a member of the Board of Harvard Law School Association. 

Maura received her juris doctor from Harvard Law School (magna cum laude) and Bachelor of Arts in Government from Harvard College (magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa).  Maura studied at Sciences Po as a Harvard Tower Fellow and received a Certificat (mention bien). 

Maura repeatedly has been included in The Best Lawyers in America.

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