Shawn is an experienced business litigator who works primarily with sophisticated clients in the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) manufacturing sector, particularly in the food, beverage, supplement, and pharmaceuticals industries. He has developed winning legal strategies in numerous false advertising and consumer protection matters for clients across the country, including matters involving the Organic Foods Production Act, the Infant Formula Act, and the Lanham Act, as well as federal and state consumer protection laws.
Shawn has represented clients in state and federal courts across the country, as well as in federal multidistrict litigation, class action matters, and private arbitrations. He has managed complex litigation involving both domestic and foreign entities, conducted effective internal investigations, and strongly advocated for his clients’ interests in negotiations with regulators and business competitors.
(B.A., with distinction, 2003; M.A., 2005)
Senior Publishing Editor, California Law Review