Shook selected Product Liability Litigator Chris Johnson to lead the San Francisco office effective immediately. Johnson, who has practiced at Shook for more than two decades, will serve as managing partner for the growing office. He brings analytical and strategic thinking to the role including previous careers in business before entering the field of law.
“I’m honored for the opportunity to help the firm grow in San Francisco at an energetic pace,” said Johnson, who is a fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America. “One of my goals is to work with senior leadership to continue to attract laterals in our key areas which include class actions, commercial litigation, product liability, and environmental and toxic tort.”