- Jacksonville University (B.S., 2008)
- Emory University School of Law (J.D., 2015)
- District of Columbia, Florida, and Georgia
- United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
- United States District Court for the District of Columbia
- United States Court of Federal Claims
- Texas district court judge rejects innovator claims against Firm client Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Johnson v. Novartis Pharms. Corp., et al., No. 5:19-cv-01087-OLG (May 7, 2020).
Shannon N. Proctor practices in the Firm's Complex Litigation, Pharmaceutical Products, and Toxic Torts & Products Liability groups.
Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Proctor worked on FDA regulatory matters, including advising clients on food, food additives, and food packaging. Before working in private practice, she served as the senior law clerk to the Honorable Deborah A. Robinson at the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, where she drafted orders, reports and recommendations, and decisions on motions. She also clerked at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, Office of Special Masters following law school.
Ms. Proctor is a 2015 graduate of Emory University School of Law and received her B.S. in Chemistry from Jacksonville University. At Emory Law, Ms. Proctor held many leadership positions, received several honors, including the Dean’s Public Service Award, and served as a member of AmeriCorps. In addition, she served as a legal intern at the Emory Office of Technology Transfer, the Health Law Partnership, and was a summer associate at Georgia Legal Services Program in Atlanta, representing clients in lower courts and administrative hearings.