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Automotive

Shook, Hardy & Bacon's Automotive Litigation team represents clients in product liability and tort, class action and complex litigation, intellectual property, heavy machinery and transportation matters, as well as the rapidly developing field of autonomous vehicle regulation and law. We have handled almost every kind of automotive-related claim, and our attorneys are backed by a team of research analysts with advanced degrees in engineering and technology.

Automotive Litigation

Appellate

Business Litigation

Business Transactions

Class Action and Complex Litigation

Consumer Goods and Services

Environmental Litigation

Employment Litigation and Policy

Global Arbitration

Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property Prosecution and Counseling

Patent Office Litigation

Privacy and Data Security

Product Liability

Product Recall

Public Policy

FDA and Regulatory Guidance

Pharmaceutical and Medical Device

Leading pharmaceutical and medical device companies have relied on Shook, Hardy & Bacon to advance their interests in the courtroom and beyond for more than 40 years. 

Product Liability

Business Litigation

Intellectual Property

Privacy and Data Security

International

Class Action and Complex Litigation

Product Recall

Antitrust and Trade Regulation

Employment Litigation and Policy

Public Policy

Food, Beverage and Agribusiness

For decades, manufacturers, distributors and retailers at every link on the food chain have come to Shook, Hardy & Bacon to work with a legal team that understands their business.

Food and Beverage Litigation

Pet Care and Animal Health Products

Product Recall

Public Policy

Litigation

Intellectual Property

Antitrust and Trade Regulation

Employment Litigation and Policy

Toxic Tort and Exposure Litigation

Nanotechnology

Energy

It’s estimated that U.S. energy demand will increase 12 percent between now and 2040. To meet this surge, energy companies must engage in innovation, savvy protection of assets and dogged advocacy.

Environmental

Toxic Tort and Exposure Litigation

Business Litigation

Appellate

Global Arbitration

Public Policy

Class Action and Complex Litigation

Intellectual Property

Antitrust and Trade Regulation

Employment Litigation and Policy

Data and Discovery Strategies

Insurance and Reinsurance

Shook, Hardy & Bacon approaches coverage and bad-faith litigation as litigation first and insurance second.

Business Litigation

Employment Litigation and Policy

Class Action and Complex Litigation

Mass Tort

Public Policy

Litigation

Global Arbitration

Life Sciences and Biotechnology

We make ‎it our mission to protect our clients’ reputation and bottom line, and we have been trusted to represent companies in this sector for 40 years.

Intellectual Property

Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation

Product Liability

Pet Care and Animal Health Products

Food and Beverage Litigation

Class Action and Complex Litigation

Public Policy

Antitrust and Trade Regulation

International

Litigation

Banking and Financial Services

Shook, Hardy & Bacon can help corporate borrowers and lenders as well as consumer financial service providers with commercial transactions, restructuring and bankruptcy, compliance, and data security concerns. 

Business Transactions

Business Litigation

Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights

Commercial Recoveries

Privacy and Data Security

FDA and Regulatory Guidance

Global Arbitration

Retail

Shook, Hardy & Bacon has long provided efficient, adept counsel to some of the biggest and best retailers in the world.

Employment Litigation and Policy

Intellectual Property

Product Liability

Product Recall

Privacy and Data Security

Business Litigation

Business Transactions

FDA and Regulatory Guidance

Antitrust and Trade Regulation

Cosmetics and Personal Care Products

General counsel can expect expert advice from product inception and production to labeling, marketing and potential recalls.

Product Liability

Product Recall

Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation

Intellectual Property

Data and Discovery Strategies

Design and Construction

As the demand for construction ebbs and flows with the global economy, our partnerships with industry clients remain a constant.

Litigation

Global Arbitration

Intellectual Property

Employment Litigation and Policy

Environmental

Business Litigation

Fire Protection and Alarms

We understand how fire suppression and alarm systems work, what causes them to fail and the codes applicable to their design, manufacture, installation and maintenance.

Business Litigation

Business Transactions

Data and Discovery Strategies

Litigation

Mass Tort

Technology and Telecommunications

Whether launching a game-changing product or protecting your ideas and assets, you require legal advice that positions your company for future growth in a competitive market.

Intellectual Property Litigation

Intellectual Property Prosecution and Counseling

Litigation

Business Litigation

Global Arbitration

Data and Discovery Strategies

Privacy and Data Security

Employment Litigation and Policy

Product Liability

In the realm of product liability defense, few—if any—firms compare to Shook, Hardy & Bacon. We protect your bottom line and your product’s reputation when it is called into question.

Automotive Litigation

Consumer Goods and Services

Food and Beverage Litigation

Firearms and Munitions Litigation

Pet Care and Animal Health Products

Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation

Product Recall

Tobacco

Intellectual Property

As brands, processes and data become our new currency, it’s more important than ever for companies to protect and advance their ideas, innovation and ingenuity.

Intellectual Property Litigation

Intellectual Property Prosecution and Counseling

Patent Office Litigation

Business Litigation

From counseling through trial and appeal, our attorneys provide comprehensive experience in complex, multijurisdictional matters dealing with numerous adversaries engaged in business disputes.

Antitrust and Trade Regulation

Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights

Closely Held Business Disputes

Commercial Class Actions

Commercial Recoveries

Post-Closing Disputes

Securities Litigation

White Collar Defense and Government Investigations

Environmental

Regulatory, compliance and litigation risks are top of mind for Shook, Hardy & Bacon’s environmental lawyers whose proactive approach to protecting clients’ business interests and avoiding expensive litigation

Environmental Litigation

Toxic Tort and Exposure Litigation

Environmental and Regulatory Counseling

Litigation

Year in and year out, our litigators have handled the toughest cases against the most talented, organized and well-funded plaintiffs’ counsel.

Appellate

Class Action and Complex Litigation

Mass Tort

Global Arbitration

International

Just as our clients do, Shook, Hardy & Bacon lawyers think globally in everything we do. We have been entrusted by many of the world’s leading companies to help them preserve their ability to manufacture, market and sell products in key markets worldwide in the face of increasing regulation, legislation and litigation threats.

UK Regulatory Agencies

Employment Litigation and Policy

Singled out for its employment successes on The National Law Journal's "Defense Hot List," Shook, Hardy & Bacon's employment litigation team exclusively represents corporate employers—including as national counsel for a number of Fortune 500 companies throughout the United States.

Public Policy

Shook, Hardy & Bacon’s Public Policy Group has over 25 years of experience working to address the civil litigation environment for defendants and insurers by making the legal system more fair and predictable.

CPSC

National Amicus Practice

FDA and Regulatory Guidance

Shook, Hardy & Bacon offers the complete spectrum of regulatory and litigation services to help clients bring products to market and keep them there. The firm draws on decades of industry experience to solve the complex legal challenges related to product development, commercialization and post-market enforcement.

Business Transactions

With access to attorneys well-versed in corporate transactions, real estate, tax law and estate planning, Shook, Hardy & Bacon can help our clients stay nimble in a competitive marketplace.

Real Estate

Data and Discovery Strategies

Shook, Hardy & Bacon's Data and Discovery Strategies practice uses 30+ years of experience to offer results that are creative, defensible and cost-effective.

Privacy and Data Security

Whether helping companies to understand new compliance or reporting requirements, or to manage the aftermath of a cyberattack, Shook, Hardy & Bacon's Privacy and Data Security Practice helps clients handle the complex challenges of collection, use, storage and disposal of sensitive data and customer information.