Shubha Harris represents large businesses in complex, commercial disputes. She handles every aspect of litigation always paying attention to the strategic implications of each move in each phase.
Prior to joining Jones Day, Shubha second-chaired a three-year, multimillion dollar arbitration for a Class I railroad. The dispute involved interpreting contracts governing the Class I railroad's access to one of North America's largest railroad terminals. The trial team won a unanimous victory clearing the way for the Class I railroad to operate through the terminal smoothly.
Shubha's experience as a Ninth Circuit clerk honed her legal writing and critical thinking skills. She has carefully crafted multiple summary judgment briefs and motions leading to dispositions in her clients' favor. She has argued in front of the Minnesota Court of Appeals and Minnesota District Court.
Before practicing law, Shubha served in two positions as a U.S. Senate staffer, where she assisted in managing all aspect of one senator's Minnesota office and where she led the other senator's staff to assist Minnesotans in navigating the federal bureaucracy. During this time she also helped Minnesotans gain U.S. citizenship, receive social security and veteran's benefits, and adopt foreign-born nationals. Shubha brings her management skills and tenacious advocacy on behalf of Minnesotans to her clients at Jones Day.
PAG invests in Key Safety Systems to finance acquisition of global assets of Takata Corporation
Jones Day represented PAG Asia Capital Ltd. and PAG Asia II LP in connection with its investment in Key Safety Systems, a subsidiary of China-based Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corporation, to finance the acquisition of substantially all of the global assets of Takata Corporation out of bankruptcy in the U.S. and Japan and certain non-bankruptcy transactions elsewhere in the world.
- William Mitchell College of Law (J.D. 2009); University of Minnesota (B.S. 1999)
- Minnesota and U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
- Served in the U.S. Senate as: Director of Constituent Services to Senator Amy Klobuchar (2007) and Deputy Minnesota Chief of Staff to Senator Mark Dayton (2000-2006)
- Law Clerk to: Judge Betty Fletcher, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit (2011-2012) and Judge Ann Montgomery, U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota (2009-2011)