Robert A. Shields is a partner at WTK and has been with the firm since 2000. His practice is focused on the representation of automobile, motorcycle, automotive component parts, and industrial equipment manufacturers who have been sued for damages in catastrophic injuries. In addition, Mr. Shields supervises his firm’s representation of product manufacturers in a host of breach of warranty claims based on the Song-Beverly Act and Magnusson Moss Act.
He recently obtained a complete defense verdict in a breach of warranty claim, Montijo v. Ford Motor Company, December 2008.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Shields was an associate attorney with the law office of Donohue & Clark in Rockford, Illinois.
Mr. Shields is proud to offer the highest level of quality legal representation generally associated with national law firms, but with the personal attention and cost-effectiveness of a smaller firm.
Mr. Shields has participated in multiple forums and seminars on a wide range of industry topics, ranging from mediation strategies, early case evaluation, corporate witness depositions and automotive component specific topics.