Shook Tampa’s clients include many of the world’s largest multinational companies in the pharmaceutical and medical device, life sciences and biotechnology, banking and financial services, and retail industries.
With our primary focus on product liability defense and business litigation, our attorneys handle matters involving privacy and data security, class action and complex litigation, mass tort, toxic tort and exposure, FDA and regulatory guidance, product recalls, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, employment litigation and policy, and international law. We also assist in the defense of Engle-class tobacco litigation in Florida.
Tampa attorneys have been honored by The Best Lawyers in America, Florida Super Lawyers, Florida Trend Legal Elite and the Tampa Bay Business Journal.
In keeping with Shook’s commitment to serve the communities in which we are located, our attorneys and staff contribute substantial hours every year to pro bono work and volunteer projects. Our attorneys serve as guardians ad litem and volunteer with Crossroads for Florida Kids, Florida’s Children First, Bay Area Legal Services and Friends of the Children. In recognition of their work, Shook Tampa attorneys have received the Exceptional Pro Bono Service Recognition from the Supreme Court of Florida; the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit & Bay Area Legal Services Have a Heart Pro Bono Award; and the Hillsborough County Bar Association Pro Bono Firm Award.
In addition, our attorneys and staff volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters, South Tampa YMCA Advisory Board, Lawyers for Literacy, Junior League of Tampa, U.S. Department of State Hague Convention Attorney Network, Wills for Warriors, Meals on Wheels, PACE Center for Girls in Hillsborough, and mentor at-risk students at the Academy Preparation Center of St. Petersburg.
Established in 2000, Shook is located in the 100 North Tampa building (formerly known as the Regions Bank building), steps from the Tampa Riverwalk in the heart of downtown.