Ken Reilly is a partner in Shook Hardy & Bacon’s office in Miami, Florida. Mr Reilly is nationally known for serving as lead litigation counsel for Fortune 500 corporations and his defence of class actions against the tobacco industry. His defence verdicts for high-profile cases have been included in The National Law Journal’s "Top 10 Verdicts” list for three consecutive years.
Mr Reilly has been included in Expert Guides: Guide to the World's Leading Product Liability Lawyers (2007, 2009 and 2010); Who’s Who Legal (2009–); Florida Super Lawyers (2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013); Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business (2010–2013); The Legal 500: US (2010–2012); Best Lawyers in America (2010–2014); Lawdragon 500: Leading Lawyers in America (2011–2013) and South Florida Legal Guide’s “Top Lawyers” in 2014.
Mr Reilly is a frequent lecturer on product liability and professional liability matters as well as trial techniques. He has served as lead counsel for Philip Morris and Lorillard in tobacco litigation. His tobacco trials include Fontana, Quiepo, French, Engle, Routh, Allen, Janoff, Beckum, Hess, Kalyvas, Gil de Rubio, Warrick and Espinosa.
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