Britt C. Grant

Hon. Britt C. Grant

Judge, United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

Britt C. Grant serves as a Circuit Judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.  Judge Grant was appointed to the federal bench in August 2018 after serving as a Justice on the Supreme Court of Georgia. Prior to her appointment to the bench, she served for two years as the Solicitor General of Georgia and, before that, as counsel for legal policy to the Attorney General of Georgia. Earlier in her career, Judge Grant practiced in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis, where she focused on complex commercial litigation and appellate matters. Upon graduation from law school, Judge Grant served as a law clerk to then-Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. She earned her J.D., with distinction, from Stanford Law School, where she served as managing editor of the Stanford Journal of International Law and as senior articles editor of the Stanford Law and Policy Review. She was also the Co-Founder and Co-President of the Stanford National Security and the Law Society, and the President of the Stanford Law chapter of the Federalist Society.  Before enrolling in law school, Judge Grant served in The White House as Deputy Associate Director of the Office of Cabinet Affairs and earlier as Assistant to the Director in the Domestic Policy Council and USA Freedom Corps. She also served as Legislative Correspondent and Communications Director to Georgia Congressman Nathan Deal. Judge Grant earned her B.A., summa cum laude, from Wake Forest University, where she was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. She now lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband and three children.