Taft Cincinnati partner Robert A. Bilott continues to be featured and quoted in additional publications for his ongoing work regarding chemical pollutants in drinking water. Bilott serves as co-lead counsel for the plaintiff's altering committee handling the litigation against chemical giant DuPont.
On Dec. 22, 2016, a U.S. jury in Ohio ordered DuPont to pay $2 million to a plaintiff diagnosed with testicular cancer after being exposed to a toxic chemical leaked from one of Dupont's plants. Recent articles relating to the jury's most recent verdict include:
Bilott is a member of the firm's Environmental, Litigation and Product Liability and Personal Injury groups, where he represents a diverse range of clients on a wide variety of matters involving federal, state and local environmental laws and related litigation.