Shawn McNulty is an associate in Weil’s Complex Commercial Litigation practice, where she focuses on a wide range of disputes in state and federal courts, including trade secrets misappropriation, business and commercial torts, breach of contract, antitrust and bankruptcy.
Ms. McNulty currently serves and has served on teams representing clients in the oil and gas, food and beverage, manufacturing and pharmaceutical industries. Her recent experience includes working on Weil teams defending a leading coffee company in a consumer class action alleging violations relating to alleged false representations and false advertising, and a global pharmaceutical company as plaintiff in an ongoing antitrust litigation relating to the marketing of the EpiPen®.
In addition, Ms. McNulty is actively involved in pro bono matters. In 2017, she was a member of the Weil team that filed a writ of certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of the Presbytery of the Twin Cities Area. Ms. McNulty also regularly represents domestic violence victims in restraining order cases. She is an active member of the Women@Weil affinity group.
Ms. McNulty earned her J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law, where she served as a member of the USF Law Review, a judicial extern for the Honorable Chief Judge Bruce T. Beesley of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Nevada, and a consulting tutor in the Law Plus+ Program. While in law school, she won the 2017 National Medal of Excellence from the American Bankruptcy Institute. Prior to attending law school, Ms. McNulty managed a real estate development company in Las Vegas.