For more than 20 years, Shook Houston has been home to lawyers with substantial experience litigating in the areas of product liability, patent law and intellectual property, and pharmaceutical and medical devices throughout Texas, the Gulf Coast and across the country. The firm represents companies in a variety of industry sectors, including energy, banking and financial services, life sciences and biotechnology, technology and telecommunications, privacy and data security, and automotive. 

Located in the city’s downtown Theater District, Shook Houston is an integral part of the firm’s presence as a leader in global litigation.  Our attorneys have represented dozens of Fortune 500 companies in class action and complex litigation, MDL proceedings and mass tort actions, backed by the firm’s deep bench of litigators, analysts and professional staff in the U.S. and the United Kingdom. Working shoulder-to-shoulder with in-house and outside co-counsel, Shook Houston has achieved major litigation successes for clients that include ConocoPhillips Company, ADT Security Services, Stryker Corp., Cerner Corporation, Sprint Corp., Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer Inc., Bayer Corporation, Astellas Pharma US, Inc., Shell Oil Company, Core Laboratories and Superior Energy.

Our attorneys have been honored by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business; IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals; The Best Lawyers in America; The Legal 500; H-Texas Magazine; Law & Politics; Texas Monthly; Houston Business Journal; Texas Super Lawyers; and the American College of Trial Lawyers.

Shook Houston attorneys serve their community through pro bono work and through hundreds of volunteer hours for organizations including the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center; Houston Women’s Home; Justice for Children; Big Brothers Big Sisters; Habitat for Humanity; and Operation Underground Railroad. We also work with the Houston Bar Association on the Campaign for the Homeless, Lawyers for Literacy, Law Day and the Fun Run. Shook Houston also supports Operation Shower, which hosts baby showers for military families, as well as many other national and local charitable organizations.