Taft partner Rob Bilott will be the guest speaker at “Speed Cinema Presents: Dark Waters” at the Speed Art Museum in Louisville, Ky. on Sept. 18. Attendees will view the movie, enjoy a post-screening panel discussion including Bilott, and have the opportunity to buy and get signed copies of his book, Exposure: Poisoned Water, Corporate Greed, and One Lawyer’s Twenty-year Battle Against DuPont. Learn more here.
Dubbed by The New York Times Magazine as “The Lawyer Who Became DuPont's Worst Nightmare” in an article published on Jan. 6, 2016, Bilott has represented a diverse array of clients, nationwide, who have been harmed by per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), also known as “Forever Chemicals.” His work is the subject of a recent feature film, “Dark Waters,” and the documentary “The Devil We Know.”
Bilott is a member of Taft's Environmental, Litigation, and Product Liability and Personal Injury practices and is a board member of Less Cancer and Green Umbrella.