Taft partner Rob Bilott was featured in recent podcasts, interviewed, quoted, and mentioned in articles on is his fight against PFAS :
- “American Scandal: DuPont Chemical Cover-Up,” Wondery (4 part series). “Clean Water is a Vital Component of Healthy Buildings,” Building Enclosure.
- “How Teflon is poisoning the whole world. C8, the substance associated with 6 SERIOUS diseases, HIDDEN for years, present in everyone's blood: Every house has a pan. We were LIED to, manipulated,” DC Medical.
- “New National Academies report gives guidance to clinicians on reducing patient exposure to toxic ‘forever chemicals’,” Environmental Working Group.
- “PFAS testing needed for people with elevated exposures, US science advisors warn,” The New Lede.
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.