Here is how our clients, our competition and the media have described Shook, Hardy & Bacon:

"Very smart lawyers who are extremely adept at strategizing. Hands down, my favorite firm to work with." (A Shook client, Chambers USA 2016)

"Kansas City-based Shook, Hardy & Bacon is a top litigation practice where big names turn for representation in bet-the-company cases. The firm is also known for its innovative fee structures, and has been recognized for providing top-notch representation at a good value to clients." (Vault 2016)

"Shook is always up there. It is especially recognized for its national product liability practice." (A competitor, Benchmark Litigation 2016)

"They will fill any role that is required, whether it is lead or support. You don't find that with a lot of firms. They bring a great deal of issue expertise in a number of different areas. It is that dedication and willingness to play any role required that sets them apart." (J.B. Simko, vice president and associate general counsel, Philip Morris International Global Services, Inc.)

"Shook, Hardy & Bacon is a heavyweight in the product liability world." (The American Lawyer, Dec. 21, 2015)

"Shook stands out not only because of its success in hiring, developing, and retaining women and minority associates, but also because of its numerous initiatives to improve its pipeline of diverse attorneys and its reverse mentoring programs for attorneys and staff within the firm." (Bernhard Goepelt, senior vice president, general counsel and chief legal counsel, The Coca-Cola Company)