Taft partner Rob Bilott will speak at a virtual webinar discussing, “PFOA/PFOS - How We Can and Will Move Ahead Towards a Safer Future,” organized by 5-Alarm Task Force and Insight Training LLC, on Aug. 31. This webinar will provide first responders and firefighters with ideas, news, and other thoughts on how to continue to perform their jobs with minimal risk from the gear and tools they use. 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.