Events & Speaking Engagements


Marler Clark regularly presents at meetings and annual education conferences for food industry groups, environmental health associations, and FDA-sponsored Regional Retail Food Seminars. Contact Leslie Dale at (206) 407-2204 or ldale@marlerclark.com, to request a speaker for an upcoming event.


International Environmental Health Labs and Australian Meat Producers (2013)

Bill Marler spoke at the International Enviornmental Health Laboratories facility to visiting Australian Beef producers on the subject, "Liability for Exportors of Beef to USA."...

The Produce Marketing Association Board of Directors (2013)

Bill Marler spoke to 40 executives from all aspects of the international produce world in Austin, TX on "How to Improve Shared Accountability for Food...

University of Colorado Housing & Dining Services (2013)

Bill Marler discussed food safety at the University of Colorado, where he presented to Housing & Dining Services staff....

American Conference Institute's 6th National Forum on Food-Borne Illness Litigation (2012)

This year Bill Marler spoke with Arthur P. Liang on "Dissecting the Science Behind Salmonella, Listeria and E. coli Claims: An Examination of How the...

Cerro Gordo Public Health Department (2012)

Attorney Drew Falkenstein spoke in Mason City, IA on the subject "The Legal Consequences of Poor Food Safety" for the Cerro Gordo Public Health Department....

University of Arkansas LL.M Program in Agricultral & Food Law (2012)

Students, faculty and outside visitors will enjoy Bill Marler's Public Forum on the "Rocky Ford Listeria Cantaloupe Outbreak - The Good, the Bad and the...

Indiana Food Safety and Defense Task Force (2012)

Bill Marler spoke to the Indana Food Safety & Defense Task Force on "Food Industry Liability."...

Western Organic Dairy Producers (2012)

Drew Falkenstein spoke on the subject, "Pros and Cons of raw cheese, milk, veggies, and meat. What are the necessary steps to take and why...

Washington State University (2012)

Bill Marler shared his experiences surrounding the 1992–93 E. coli epidemic that left four children dead and over 700 others gravely ill in what became...

The Nation's Restarurant News (2012)

Speaking to 15 major restaurant chain purchasing and quality assurance food safety executives, Bill Marler addressed the subject, "The Rocky Ford Listeria Canteloupe Outbreak -...

Cornell University (2012)

Bill Marler spoke to the faculty and students at Cornell University on “The Legal Consequences of Poor Food Safety.”...

PulseNet and OutbreakNet (2012)

Bill Marler spoke on the subject, "Liability of Public Agencies and their Employees in Foodbourne Illness Investigations."...

Oregon Dairy Farmers Association (2012)

William Marler participated (via phone) in a raw milk discussion with the Oregon Dairy Farmers Association. The meeting included agency personnel, farmers, consumers, scientists, members...

Northwest Harvest Annual Conference (2012)

On June 1, food safety expert and attorney William Marler spoke to representatives from food banks and meal programs across Washington state on food safety issues....

Food Seminars International Webinar (2012)

On June 14, food safety attorney William Marler gave a webinar on foodborne illness litigation and the different roles within food safety. The webinar was...

Beef Industry Safety Summit (2012)

Foodborne illness attorney William Marler spoke at the 2012 Beef Industry Safety Summit in Tampa, Florida....

GMA Food Claims & Litigation Conference (2012)

Foodborne illness attorney William Marler discussed recent trends in foodborne illness litigation at the 2012 Grocery Manufacturers Association Food Claims & Litigation Conference...

University of Washington (2012)

Marler Clark Managing Partner William Marler spoke to a class at the University of Washington...

University of Washington (2012)

Food safety attorney lectured on the legal consequences of poos food safety at the University of Washington....

Ecolab Webinar (2012)

Foodborne illness attorney William Marler gave a webinar hosted by Ecolab....

Washington State Association of Justice Winter Conference – CLE Eligible (2011)

The nation’s leading attorney representing victims of foodborne illness spoke at the second annual Washington State Association of Justice (WSAJ) Winter Conference....

University of Colorado Law School (2011)

Foodborne illness attorney and food safety expert William Marler spoke at the University of Colorado Law School....

ACI Foodborne Illness Litigation Conference (2011)

Bill Marler, the nation’s leading attorney representing victims of foodborne illness, talked international foodborne illness claims at the 2011 ACI Foodborne Illness Litigation Conference in...

Seattle University School of Law (2011)

Author Jeff Benedict shared insights from his new book Poisoned: The True Story of the Deadly E. coli Outbreak that Changed the Way Americans Eat...

Arkansas School of Law (2011)

William Marler spoke at University of Arkansas Law School on food safety advocacy. This presentation counted for 1.5 hours of CLE...