Andrew J. Trask Esq.

Shook, Hardy & Bacon
Trask, Andrew J.

Mr. Trask is Of Counsel in the San Francisco office of Shook, Hardy & Bacon. He has defended more than 100 class actions, involving all stages of the litigation process, with a focus on products liability and consumer fraud cases. He has defended class actions involving telecommunications products, business contracts, securities, ERISA, the U.S. antitrust laws and environmental claims. Mr. Trask has also defended mass tort cases involving financial regulations, patent misuse and government investigations into allegations of automotive defects and breach of privacy regulations. He is the co-author of The Class Action Playbook (Oxford University Press, 2012) and Betting the Company: Complex Negotiation Strategies in Law & Business (Oxford University Press, 2013).

Mr. Trask earned his B.A. and J.D. from The University of Chicago.

He is the author of Bloomberg BNA Banking Practice Portfolio Series No. 409, Financial Services Class Actions.