The American Lawyer selected Shook, Hardy & Bacon among four firms for “Litigation Department of the Year,” in the product liability category. The winner will be announced at an awards celebration in New York, December 2, 2021.
Shook’s Product Liability Litigation Practice is a multidisciplinary team of lawyers who focus on automotive, consumer goods, food and beverage, pharmaceutical and medical device, software and other health, science and technology industries. Product liability lawyers collaborate with Shook’s Class Action & Complex Litigation and General Liability Litigation Practice groups to advocate for the world’s leading brands.
Ninety-five percent of Shook’s 500+ lawyers focus on litigation and trial matters for clients. Partners Alicia Donahue and Hildy Sastre co-lead the Product Liability Litigation Practice which has garnered a reputation for handling and succeeding in contentious and complex trials nationally and globally. The ALM competition is selective with the most prestigious firms in the country vying for the top honor. Shook has previously earned the award in 2008 and 2012 and was a finalist in 2010 and 2016.