Shawn is a trusted regulatory adviser and litigator for multinational companies seeking representation on product safety reporting obligations, recalls, safety investigations and enforcement matters involving the US Consumer Product Safety Act, the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act, the US Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, and other federal and state regulations. Shawn advises on safety, design, and regulatory issues (pre- and post-market), and how to deal with regulatory authorities and handle crises, including global recalls. Shawn also guides companies through the recall process and has helped clients avoid recalls of consumer goods ranging from children’s products to home furnishings to fitness equipment.

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  • Emory University School of Law
    JD, with honors, Order of the Coif, 2015

  • Georgia Institute of Technology
    BS, Public Policy

Admissions & Credentials

District of Columbia



  • International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization (ICPHSO)