Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP

The world’s leading companies turn to Shook to obtain favorable results under the most contentious circumstances.

 Shook is widely recognized as one of the premier litigation defense firms in the country. For more than a century, the firm has defended clients in some of the most substantial national and international litigation.

 More than 90% of our attorneys are litigators, and many have advanced degrees in health and sciences fields. The firm has represented leading international companies in a variety of industries, including technology, chemicals and automotive, pharmaceutical and medical devices and tobacco.

 Shook has represented nearly three-quarters of the Fortune 100. Our clients include global industry leaders who demand proven legal strategies. Whether resolving cases through aggressive discovery, pretrial motions, alternative dispute resolution, or obtaining victories at trial or on appeal, the firm has established a reputation for getting the job done.

 Our attorneys have handled cases in all 50 states, and have argued appeals in all 13 U.S. Courts of Appeals and the U.S. Supreme Court. We maintain a busy trial docket, averaging one or two cases tried to verdict per month.

 Shook has an unwavering commitment to diversity, a core value of our firm. We recognize that diversity creates a broader, richer environment and produces innovative solutions for the firm and for our clients.

Jun 27, 2022
Full time
Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP
The Shook IP counseling team is seeking one or more patent prosecution attorneys to work with our exciting roster of brand-name clients from any of our US office locations.  You will assist our team in procuring patents in the US and abroad, drafting patent opinions, IP diligence, and strategic IP business counseling, while working with our team of talented attorneys who strive to provide team members with opportunities for growth in a supportive environment. Desired candidates will have 2+ years of experience in all stages of patent preparation/prosecution. All technical backgrounds are encouraged to apply while candidates with a background in electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, or physics are preferred.  Individual or groups of attorneys seeking new opportunities are encouraged to apply. We are seeking candidates who are a member of the USPTO Patent Bar.  The candidate must be licensed to practice in the...
Jun 27, 2022
Full time
Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP
Shook is seeking one or more commercial litigators for our intellectual property group to work with our roster of national brand-name clients. Positions are available in any of our US office locations. You will work on complex, high-stakes matters in federal courts across the country. We represent both plaintiffs and defendants in technology areas ranging from electronics and telecommunications to medical devices, industrial equipment, and consumer goods. Desired candidates will have 2+ years of experience in complex commercial litigation, with a preference for experience in patent, copyright, trade secret, or trademark matters. All backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Candidates with backgrounds in computers, engineering, math, and science are preferred. Individual or groups of attorneys seeking new opportunities are encouraged apply . The candidate must be licensed to practice in the state where the office resides. No portable business needed.  Interested candidates are...