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Shawn N. Skolky

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Education

  • Emory University (JD, Order of the Coif, with honors)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (BA, Public Policy, with high honors)

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Georgia

Shawn advises on many aspects of antitrust and competition law, including antitrust counseling, merger review, and private antitrust litigation, including class actions. His consumer product safety practice focuses on helping companies seeking representation on product safety reporting obligations, recalls, regulatory compliance, product safety investigations, and enforcement matters involving the Consumer Product Safety Act (CPSA) and other federal and state product safety laws.

Prior to joining the firm, Shawn was an associate in the Atlanta and DC offices of another international law firm, handling a wide range of complex, multidistrict litigation matters for large pharmaceutical companies, medical device manufacturers, and other clients. He has extensive experience in multidistrict product liability litigation, defending major medical device manufacturers against allegations of product defect and breach of warranty claims, and defending an international pharmaceutical company against allegations that its prescription drug was defective. Shawn also has experience in advising multinational corporations in white collar investigations relating to potential violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).

Shawn’s pro bono practice focuses on representing indigent individuals in landlord-tenant disputes and assisting individuals seeking SIJS or asylum.

In law school, he was as an articles editor for the Emory Law Journal

 

Recognitions & Awards

  • Order of the Coif

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Member, Defense Research Institute