The Legal 500 UK ranks Shook, Hardy & Bacon International among the top law firms in London in Product Liability - Defendant in 2021. The Legal 500 analyzes the capabilities of law firms across the world, ranking Shook in Band 3. Feedback from 300,000 clients worldwide, law firm submissions and interviews with leading private practice lawyers are used to determine the rankings.
Simon Castley, who leads the London office, and Solicitor Alison Newstead were recognized as Leading Individuals in Product Liability – Defense.
The Legal 500 UK wrote the following about Shook’s international capabilities:
“The team is experienced in risk management issues, regulatory matters and defence strategies. It is led by Simon Castley, whose experience spans contentious regulatory and administrative mandates. Alison Newstead has considerable expertise in medical device inquiries, while Sarah Croft specialises in the pharmaceuticals space. Trevor Bridgesand Samuel Sebreealso noted.”
Shook London attorneys primarily focus on the areas of product liability, health and safety, and commercial litigation and collaborate with the firm’s global product liability practice.