Marler Clark, The Food Safety Law Firm is the nation’s leading law firm representing victims of foodborne illness outbreaks. The food poisoning lawyers at Marler Clark are trusted experts who put clients first. Our attorneys will guide and advise individuals and families impacted by food poisoning through the entire legal process from the first consultation to the resolution of their case.

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About Marler Clark

Since 1993, the contaminated food lawyers of Marler Clark have represented thousands of clients in litigation against restaurants and companies whose food was identified as the source of illness.

Our food poisoning lawyers have represented victims of nearly every major E. coli, Salmonella, Listeria, or other foodborne illness outbreak across the country. For those who suffered illness from contaminated food, attorneys at Marler Clark provide expert, caring counsel.

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Fifth Floor
Seattle, WA 98104 Map


Monday through Friday,
8:30 am - 5:00 pm Pacific

Call toll free:

1 800 884-9840

If you have questions about foodborne illness, your rights or the legal process, we’d be happy to answer them for you.

Awards & Accolades

Our food attorneys have won over $800 million in settlements for our clients.

Notable Quotes

Marler is nothing if not tenacious -- just ask the food processers who have paid more than $800 million to his clients in the past two decades.

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Awards & Accolades

  • 2022 Marler Clark Best Lawyers US News
  • 2021 Marler Clark Best Lawyers US News
  • 2020 Marler Clark Best Lawyers US News
  • Champion of Justice, Campaign for Equal Justice 2021. Civil legal aid is a basic human right, available and effective for all low-income people.
  • Champion of Justice, Campaign for Equal Justice 2020.  Legal aid fund for families in poverty.
  • Bill Marler Selected to Washington Super Lawyers Top 100
  • 5th Annual ABA Blawg 100 Honoree
  • Bill Marler Lexis Nexis Top Business Blog
  • Bill Marler food poisoning lawyer perfect Avvo rating
  • Seattle University Professional Achievement Award
  • The Best Lawyers in America
  • NSF 2010 Food Safety Leadership Award for Education
  • KCBA Kings County Bar Association, Outstanding Lawyer Award 2008
  • Best of  UNITED STATES
  • Top 40 Personal Injury Plaintiff Lawyers, Washington Law & Politics
  • Lexis Nexis, Martindale-Hubbel, Peer Review Rated For Ethical Standars and Legal Ability
  • Washington State Association for Justice, Public Justice Award 2008
  • Member of The American Trial Lawyers Association, Top 100 Trial Lawyers