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.
Pharmaceutical and Medical Device
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.
Animal Health and Nutrition
Shook’s Animal Health and Nutrition team brings vast experience in litigation and regulatory matters to advocate for those who are passionate about serving the animal health industry.
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.
Insurance and Reinsurance
Shook, Hardy & Bacon approaches coverage and bad-faith litigation as litigation first and insurance second.
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.
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.
Shook, Hardy & Bacon has long provided efficient, adept counsel to some of the biggest and best retailers in the world.
Cosmetics and Personal Care Products
General counsel can expect expert advice from product inception and production to labeling, marketing and potential recalls.
Design and Construction
As the demand for construction ebbs and flows with the global economy, our partnerships with industry clients remain a constant.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Privacy and Data Security
With a client list spanning all industries and sizes—from start-ups to 75 of the Fortune 100 companies—we help companies navigate the ever-growing challenges of collecting, storing and utilizing sensitive information.
From counseling through trial and appeal, our attorneys provide comprehensive experience in complex, multijurisdictional matters dealing with numerous adversaries engaged in business disputes.
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.
Year in and year out, our litigators have handled the toughest cases against the most talented, organized and well-funded plaintiffs’ counsel.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.