Located downtown on Biscayne Bay, Shook, Hardy & Bacon’s Miami office has been a part of the business landscape since 1998 and has grown to include more than 40 attorneys. The Miami office is home to a legal team focused on representing clients in commercial and business litigation, tort, product liability, international arbitration, intellectual property, data security and data privacy, and environmental law.

The breadth and depth of Shook’s Miami trial and litigation experience is what sets it apart from other firms. Shook Miami attorneys have collectively tried or won judgments before trial in hundreds of cases in federal and state courts throughout Florida. Shook Miami ranks among the largest 35 law firms in South Florida and is equipped to handle matters of any size.

Our attorneys litigate and serve as trial counsel in high-stakes product liability cases on behalf of pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers throughout the United States, including defending Fortune 100 corporations in national multidistrict litigation, consolidated proceedings and mass tort claims.

Shook Miami also has a key role in the defense of Philip Morris USA in thousands of tobacco suits filed throughout the State of Florida. In addition to its product liability work with drug and medical device and tobacco companies, Shook Miami also regularly tries commercial and intellectual property cases.

Shook Miami has been recognized by local and national publications including recognition for its commercial litigation and product liability practices from Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, and three Miami partners were among the 20 Shook attorneys recognized as leading practitioners. Our attorneys are consistently ranked among Florida’s best practitioners in numerous practice areas. The 2015 edition of the South Florida Legal Guide recognized nine Shook Miami attorneys as “Top Lawyers” and “Top Up and Comers.” The Daily Business Review has recognized Shook Miami Partners among its 40 Rising Stars for several years. The 2015 edition of Who’s Who Legal: The International Who’s Who of Product Liability Defense Lawyers recognized three Shook Miami attorneys as leading product liability practitioners.

Shook’s firm culture is built on a strong tradition of serving others. In addition to the many and varied services Shook’s attorneys provide to their business clients, Miami attorneys dedicate time and support to numerous charitable organizations, including the United Way of Miami-Dade, Habitat for Humanity, Children’s Home Society, Kristi House, Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center and Miami Children’s Hospital. Shook Miami attorneys have also assisted unaccompanied minors in immigration proceedings, staffed legal clinics, and advocated on behalf of disabled individuals.