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Bob Falk is an attorney, strategic consultant, and certified mediator primarily focused on California’s unique Proposition 65 warnings law. He is special counsel to the National Confectioners Association and several other trade associations regarding Proposition 65 and other California regulatory matters. Mr. Falk has negotiated and drafted more Proposition 65 settlements than anyone and led or participated in numerous related mediations and court proceedings. He previously represented and counseled a wide variety of clients as a partner at the San Francisco-based law firm of Morrison & Foerster LLP.
Bob’s expertise in Proposition 65 has been widely recognized. Legal 500 recommended him for such work as a “personable, professional, and a trusted adviser.” In addition, Bob has helped clients with FDA and CPSC requirements, California’s Unfair Competition and Consumer Legal Remedies statutes, and federal and state “green marketing” and “green chemistry” regulations.
Bob serves on the Advisory Board of Proposition 65 Clearinghouse and was a member of the American College of Environmental Lawyers. He previously chaired of the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Environmental Law and served on the Advisory Board of the Center for Law, Energy, and the Environment at UC Berkeley.
Bob graduated from the law school at UC Berkeley and has been admitted to the California bar since 1989. He previously obtained his master’s degree in public administration from New York University and a bachelor’s degree in economics from the State University of New York.