Our firm has a unique emphasis as counsel for producers, manufacturers and distributors of food. Food law encompasses all aspects of the legal environment regulating food safety, advertising, labeling, and risk management. State and Federal agencies enforce complex regulations affecting food producers and manufacturers. Recalls are becoming more prevalent and affecting more of the supply chain. Class action lawsuits are becoming an important consideration in marketing food products.
Producing, manufacturing and distributing food products pose unique risks for the industry. Our firm has decades of experience as legal counsel to significant producers and manufacturers of food products in the dairy, fruit, vegetable and meat industries including branded consumer packaged food products. Our attorneys have experience advising companies in the food industry regarding regulatory compliance, commercial transactions and management of legal risks.