Our Food Law practice covers all aspects of the law regulating food safety, labeling, advertising, contracts, recalls, insurance claims and litigation, among other issues. Our attorneys have extensive experience advising companies in the food industry on issues such as:

Regulatory compliance


State and federal laws have imposed increasingly complex regulations on food producers and manufacturers, many due to the unique public safety considerations inherent in food production. We understand how the rules impact your business, and advise you accordingly.

Regulatory compliance


State and federal laws have imposed increasingly complex regulations on food producers and manufacturers, many due to the unique public safety considerations inherent in food production. We understand how the rules impact your business, and advise you accordingly.

Commercial transactions


Transactions involving crops and livestock can present their own unique challenges, and can even involve the touchy subjects of water law and property rights — all of which requires specialized knowledge only garnered through experience in this field.

Commercial transactions


Transactions involving crops and livestock can present their own unique challenges, and can even involve the touchy subjects of water law and property rights — all of which requires specialized knowledge only garnered through experience in this field.

Management of legal risks


Food product recalls are becoming more prevalent and affecting more of the supply chain these days, and class action lawsuits are now a critical consideration in marketing strategies for food and agricultural products. We help you limit your liabilities while minimizing constraints on your business.

Management of legal risks


Food product recalls are becoming more prevalent and affecting more of the supply chain these days, and class action lawsuits are now a critical consideration in marketing strategies for food and agricultural products. We help you limit your liabilities while minimizing constraints on your business.

These challenges and more call for legal representation with deep knowledge of the food and agricultural sectors -- knowledge our firm has garnered through decades of service as legal counsel to major producers and manufacturers of food products in the dairy, fruit, vegetable and meat industries.

Some prominent food producers we’ve represented include:

  • Tillamook County Creamery Association.
  • Stahlbush Island Farms Inc.
  • Boardman Foods Inc.
  • Country Natural Beef
  • Innocent Limited