Chambers & Partners ranked Shook, Hardy & Bacon’s globally known product liability depth with a Band 3 ranking in the 2021 edition of Chambers UK.
Based on lawyer and client interviews, Chambers noted Partners Simon Castley and Alison Newstead earned individual rankings for their work in product liability. Clients said that Castley (Band 3) is “routinely sought out for his product liability expertise by a diverse range of clients. He is well regarded for his handling of multiparty litigation and often plays a coordinating role in cross-border proceedings.”
Clients praised Newstead (Band 4) as “a great product liability lawyer. She represents consumer product manufacturers and insurers, with experience handling litigation, inquests and judicial reviews.”
Chambers & Partners establishes its rankings by conducting thousands of in-depth interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide. A team of more than 140 researchers identifies and ranks the world’s best lawyers and legal departments according to the criteria most valued by clients, which includes legal knowledge and experience, ability, effectiveness and client service.