Garrett Fahy is a member of the firm’s litigation and appellate practices. Garrett’s litigation practice concentrates primarily on complex business disputes involving corporate governance, breach of contract, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, misappropriation of trade secrets, and unfair competition. His appellate practice includes drafting appellate briefs, writ petitions, petitions for review, and petitions for rehearing in matters before the California Supreme Court and the California Courts of Appeal, concerning business and election disputes. He has also prepared briefs filed in a matter before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
Garrett’s extensive litigation experience covers a variety of disciplines including products liability, professional liability, complex torts, business and probate, subrogation, landlord-tenant, and premises liability. He has represented national and international clients in state and federal actions through all phases of court proceedings and discovery, including the defense of class actions and multi-district litigation (MDL). Outside the litigation context, Garrett has considerable experience in trust and estate planning, and probate administration. Finally, Garrett regularly represents state and federal candidates and campaigns in election contests across Southern California. Before joining Enterprise Counsel Group, Garrett practiced in the Los Angeles office of an international litigation firm.
During law school, Garrett served as a research assistant to Pepperdine University School of Law Dean Kenneth W. Starr, competed in intramural moot courts as a member of the school’s Appellate Advocacy Team, including the Vis International Commercial Arbitration competition in Vienna, Austria, and also served as a Note & Comment Editor for the Pepperdine Journal of Business, Entrepreneurship and the Law, for which he wrote a published article on the Supreme Court’s opinion in the Title VII case of Ledbetter v. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., 550 U.S. 618 (2007).
Before law school, Garrett worked in a U.S. Senate leadership office, the Senate Republican Conference, where he supported the Senate confirmations of Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts and Associate Justice Samuel A. Alito, Jr., booked Senators on national cable news programs, drafted editorial articles for placement in national publications, and worked on various political campaigns.
Outside of work, Garrett is active in his church, serves as an attorney volunteer with Christian Legal Aid, writes and speaks on political issues, and volunteers on political campaigns in a legal capacity.
Garrett has been selected as a Super Lawyers Southern California “Rising Star” in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California
J.D. – 2009
Law Journal: Journal of Business, Entrepreneurship & the Law, Note & Comment Editor
Westmont College, California
B.A. cum laude – 2004
Major: Political Science and History