Shook Partners to Present at Drug & Medical Device Litigation Conference

Shook Partners Matt Keenan and Buffy Mims will be part of a presentation and panel discussions at the 22nd Annual Conference on Drug & Medical Device Litigation, New York City, December 4-6, 2017.

Keenan is a featured speaker for “Strategies for Opposing Trials With Multiple Plaintiffs.” Joining Keenan on his panel will be Jobina Jones McDonnell, senior litigation counsel for Endo Pharmaceuticals, and Mary-Alice Barnett, assistant general counsel for Genentech.

Mims will join the panel “Disrupting the Mass Tort Industry,” with Matthew Maletta, executive vice president and chief legal officer for Endo Pharmaceuticals, and P.D. Villareal, senior vice president at GlaxoSmithKline. The panelists will discuss product liability litigation in the U.S., highlighting what key current trends mean for the industry, where this litigation will likely be in five years, and how companies and counsel can adapt and prepare now.