Jason Harmon is an associate with Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P. He defends pharmaceutical, medical device and animal health product manufacturers; a significant sector of his practice is in complex and multidistrict litigation. In his MDL practice, Jason has successfully defended clients from broad ESI discovery requests and aggressively sought discovery from opposing parties both on an MDL-wide basis and in specific bellwether cases. Fluent in Spanish, he has unique insight into the discovery challenges of cross-border disputes. Jason received his J.D. from the University of Kansas School of Law.