January 22, 2013
Shayna Cook has joined Goldman Ismail LLP as a partner in Chicago.
Formerly of Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP, Cook's practice focuses on product liability defense as well as commercial and intellectual property litigation.
Cook has represented multinational clients in a variety of commercial litigation. Most notably, she was national trial counsel in major multidistrict litigation involving pharmaceutical product liability, including the Vioxx, Trasylol and YAZ/Yasmin matters.
Before Bartlit Beck, Cook was an attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division. She also was a clerk for federal judge Sam Sparks in Austin, Texas.