Taft partner Rob Bilott will participate in “Panel: The Global Water Crisis” on May 1 at The Big Green Festival. This online festival seeks a weekend of fun events, classes, film showings, and panels with special guest speakers all coming together in support of seeking better ways to do what we can to save our environment, live greener lives, and look after our wellbeing. To learn more or to register, click 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,” and is detailed in his book, “Exposure: Poisoned Water, Corporate Greed, and One Lawyer’s Twenty-year Battle Against DuPont.”
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.