Bailey defends clients in product liability and general tort liability matters throughout the country, focusing on surgical devices, automotive products, roadway construction and design, and fire suppression and alarm systems. She also handles matters related to industrial components and devices and personal protective equipment. She represents service providers, insurance companies and product manufacturers in catastrophic loss, significant personal injury and wrongful death claims.
Bailey is involved in all stages of pretrial and trial matters, including motion practice, depositions and witness preparation. Working closely with clients and routinely operating under alternative billing arrangements rather than the typical billable hour, Bailey achieves clients’ objectives by employing practical, efficient and strategic litigation tactics.
Before joining Shook, Bailey was a law clerk for Palmer Law Group, LLP, in Topeka, where she worked on medical malpractice and personal injury matters. During college, she worked as a legal assistant for two firms in Colorado and interned with the Colorado State Alternative Defense Counsel, where she worked with attorneys representing incarcerated clients awaiting trial.