In the realm of product liability defense, few—if any—firms compare to Shook, Hardy & Bacon. Shook knows how to protect your bottom line and your product’s reputation when it is called into question. We offer the total package: the knowledge and experience to assess and develop the best defense strategy and themes available; an in-house team of scientists and other individuals with advanced degrees to help prepare the expert-related aspects of the case; and the largest team of product-liability trial lawyers in the country. We are always mindful of the need for cost-effective solutions and case management throughout the course of representation.
Our client relationships speak strongly to our long history of winning the product liability cases entrusted to us. We have represented some of our largest and most prestigious clients for more than three decades, and in one instance, for more than six decades. These companies repeatedly select us to handle their most complex and contentious product liability cases, from MDLs, class actions, mass actions and multi-jurisdiction onslaughts of individual cases, right down to challenging individual cases. Shook also advises on and implements nationwide and international product recalls when necessary. Our clients include the manufacturers of automobiles, consumer goods, food and beverages, pet care and animal health products, pharmaceuticals and medical devices, tobacco products, and firearms and munitions.