Food Safety

The Firm has earned a reputation for quality representation of companies involved with agricultural product liability matters. This is one of the fastest-growing and most dynamic practice groups in the Firm. The Firm’s trial lawyers represent companies in cases involving a wide range of products and, in recent years, have been involved in some of the nation’s most high profile produce liability litigation related to salmonella, Hepatitis A and E.Coli.

The Firm, along with our consultants, has represented and worked on the following subjects and have developed significant expertise related to agricultural product matters such as:

  • Insurance coverage
  • Foodborne illnesses
  • FDA matters
  • Criminal matters related to FDA’s investigations
  • Product liability
  • Legislative hearings and political reaction
  • Multi-district litigation proceedings
  • Attorney General actions
  • Public relations/messaging
  • Food safety audits and reviews
  • Soil, water and product testing and analysis

The Firm’s jury trial lawyers have handled product liability matters from inception through jury trial. Our lawyers also provide claims management advice and have assisted clients in organizing regional and national counsel programs. We also counsel clients in a variety of pro-active programs designed to reduce or eliminate future product liability exposure.

Our Food Safety Team is available for presentations and client consultations on the importance of being prepared on all fronts should a incident occur.

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