SHM&R attorneys are, first and foremost, Trial Attorneys. Every case is handled with one goal in mind: successful resolution on the merits. Each and every case is prepared as if it will proceed to trial. The Firm's attorneys have been successful in over 90% of the matters that have proceeded to trial. Cognizant of litigation risks and costs, its attorneys routinely explore alternative dispute resolution, assess business considerations and other risks to the client, and resolve most cases amicably prior to trial. The attorneys' trial experience as lead counsel in both jury and bench trials is one key to the success of their individual practices.

As set forth on the following pages, the attorneys of SHM&R are specialized in a wide range of practices, and they continually strive to develop their practices and to provide the absolute best services to their clients.