May 25, 2018

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

Phone: 202-557-3800

Perhaps nothing is more complex in the corporate world than doing business at the intersection of science, law, and policy. Regulatory compliance, product approvals, and product defense must keep pace with scientific breakthroughs and competitive pressures. Helping you get your products to market faster and more efficiently than your competitors -- with powerful solutions for regulatory, political, and scientific challenges in any jurisdiction -- is the mission of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®).

With a unique blend of legal, government affairs, and scientific expertise, the firm focuses on chemical products, product approvals, and regulation and associated business issues. Firm attorneys and professionals are complemented by our non- attorney consulting arms and represent and counsel individuals, business entities, trade associations, and industry coalitions around the globe.

Your global business partner for chemical law and science. TM

A true business partner with clients, B&C delivers vital expertise in business strategy development, compliance planning, product defense, policy advocacy, and related activities. B&C attorneys and regulatory specialists find pathways of progress for you that are efficient and business-sensitive. Trusted, respected, and highly experienced, B&C is known for taking principled, innovative, and firm positions -- always sustained by science and business savvy, and in consideration of the sensitivities involved in dealing with government agencies.

Advocacy, compliance, and strategic services cover the full range of regulatory requirements and policies governing complex products, including:

  • TSCA, FIFRA/FQPA, REACH, and other statutory matters
  • FDA food contact and packaging material approval
  • Registration and data compensation arbitrations
  • Chemical product litigation
  • Due diligence for chemical sector corporate transactions
  • OSHA and GHS compliance
  • Basic, specialty, and agricultural and antimicrobial chemicals
  • Biotechnology, nanotechnology, and emerging transformative technologies
  • Fibers
  • Paints and coatings
  • Plastic products

Contributing authors from Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.:

The Acta Group (Acta®) is the consulting affiliate of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), established to complement B&C’s legal services by providing a full-range of support for...
James V. Aidala, Bergeson, Senior Government Affairs Consultant, Toxic Substances Lawyer
Senior Government Affairs Consultant
Jim Aidala, Senior Government Affairs Consultant with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. is a critical ally for any client addressing chemical policy, legislative, and related issues. He has...
Charles M. Auer, Senior Regulatory and Policy Advisor, Toxic Substances Control Act, chemicals
Senior Regulatory and Policy Advisor
For more than three decades, Charles M. Auer, Senior Regulatory and Policy Advisor with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), has provided sagacious, informed, and deeply insightful...
Timothy Backstrom, Bergeson Campbell PC, Endangered Species Act attorney, EPA litigation, FIFRA lawyer, Clean Air regulation legal counsel, FOIA law
Of Counsel
Timothy Backstrom spent some 25 years in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of General Counsel (OGC) working on pesticide, toxic substances, and air quality issues...
Karin F. Baron, Bergeson Campbell, Chemicals Regulation Lawyer, Industrial Hygiene Attorney
Senior Regulatory Consultant
Karin F. Baron, Senior Regulatory Consultant with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) has more than 15 years' experience developing, implementing, and managing complex chemical...
Lynn Bergeson, Campbell PC, Toxic Substances Control Act Attorney, federal insecticide lawyer, industrial biotechnology legal counsel, Food Drug Administration law
Managing Partner
Owner of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), Lynn L. Bergeson has earned an international reputation for her deep and expansive understanding of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA...
Practice Group
BRAG helps members develop and bring to market their innovative biobased and renewable chemical products through insightful policy and regulatory advocacy.  Renewable chemicals are emerging...
Nina Boyajian, Greenberg Traurig Law Firm, Los Angeles, Intellectual Property Litigation Attorney
Nina D. Boyajian is an intellectual property and privacy litigator specializing in trademark counseling, enforcement, and litigation; copyright counseling, enforcement, and litigation;...
Robert S. Brams Co-Chairs the firm's Government Contracts & Projects Practice and focuses his practice on procurement law matters as well as providing counsel on the development and...
Carolina Brancatella, Greenberg Traurig, Health Care Lawyer, General Litigation Attorney, Albany
Of Counsel
Caroline Brancatella focuses her practice on health care issues, including regulatory, contracting, transactional, and compliance matters. Prior to joining the firm, Caroline was counsel...
Adam Braun, Greenberg Traurig Law, Chicago, Litigation Attorney
Adam Braun has wide-ranging experience representing clients before the Illinois General Assembly and Executive branch agencies on a broad array of matters, including complex regulatory,...
Mitchell "Rick" Brecher, Greenberg Traurig Law Firm, Washington DC, Telecommunications Attorney
Mitchell F. Brecher focuses his practice on telecommunications and media law and regulation. Rick has practiced before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), other federal departments...
Cyril Brennan, Greenberg Traurig Law Firm, Washington DC, International Trade Law Attorney
Cyril (Cy) Brennan focuses his practice on international trade regulation and compliance, with an emphasis on U.S. export controls and economic sanctions. Cy handles matters regarding the...


Lisa Campbell, Bergeson PC, Federal Insecticide Fungicide Rodenticide Act attorney, TSCA lawyer, environmental statutes legal counsel, regulation compliance law
Lisa Campbell founded Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) with Lynn Bergeson. Today her practice focuses on many aspects of pesticide and chemical regulation. She counsels clients on a...
Barbara Christianson, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C., Paralegal
Barbara Christianson has worked at Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) for over a decade, honing her experience in the industries that Bergeson & Campbell serves. As a paralegal,...
Healther Collins, Regulatory Consultant, Bergeson and Campbell, health and safety compliance
Regulatory Consultant
Heather F. Collins, M.S., Regulatory Consultant with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. has nearly two decades of experience developing, implementing, and managing environmental, health, and...
Sheryl Dolan, Senior Regulatory Consultant, Toxic Substance Control Act, Nanoscale Chemicals, Bergeson and Campbell Law Firm
Senior Regulatory Consultant
Sheryl Dolan is an excellent asset to clients who have issues in chemical regulation, registration, and compliance management matters. She works with manufacturers of conventional and...
Richard Engler PhD, Bergeson Campbell Law Firm, Senior Chemist
Senior Chemist
Richard E. Engler, Ph.D. is Senior Chemist with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.  Dr. Engler is a 17-year veteran of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and is one of the most...
Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. professionals possess legal, scientific, and public communication skills needed to represent effectively client matters before administrative agencies,...
Lauren Graham, Bergeson Campbell Law Firm, Consortia Manager
Ph D
Lauren M. Graham, Ph.D., Manager with B&C® Consortia Management (BCCM), guides and facilitates effective consortia performance in advocacy programs, public outreach, product stewardship...
Margaret Graham, Environmental Science and Policy Paralegal, Bergeson Campbell Law firm
Margaret R. Graham (Maggie), a paralegal with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), holds a Masters degree in Environmental Science and Policy, and has over a decade of paralegal...
Lara A. Hall, Bergeson Campbell, Scientist, Environmental Research, Hazard Monitoring,
Lara A. Hall is a staff Scientist at Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) and Registered Quality Assurance Professional in Good Laboratory Practices (RQAP-GLP) with over a decade of...
Oscar Hernandez Ph.D, Bergeson Campbell, Senior Regulatory Chemist, Hazard Risk Assessment
Senior Regulatory Chemist
Oscar Hernandez, Ph.D., Senior Regulatory Chemist with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C., is an exceptional resource for clients addressing chemical assessment and management issues under the...
Carla Hutton, Bergeson Campbell PC, global regulatory attorney, public health activists lawyer, metals industry legal counsel, Toxic Substances Control Act law
Regulatory Analyst
Since 1996, Carla Hutton has monitored, researched, and written about regulatory and legislative issues that may potentially affect Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) clients. She is...
Emma Louise Jackson, Bergeson Campbell, EU Regulatory Compliance, Chemical Data notifications,
Regulatory Specialist
One of The Acta Group's (Acta®) expert regulatory specialists, Emma Louise Jackson CBiol MSB is distinguished by more than a decade of experience in testing and regulatory environments,...
Jason Johnston, Bergeson Campbel Law Firm, Senior Scientist
Senior Scientist
Jason E. Johnston, M.S., a Senior Scientist with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C., has more than 25 years of experience in the areas of exposure and risk assessment. Mr. Johnston has conducted...
Susan M. Kirsch, Bergeson Campbell, agriculture industry lawyer, commodity grower communities attorney
Government Affairs Advisor
Susan M. Kirsch, Government Affairs Advisor for Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), offers regulatory and technical policy expertise at the local, state, and federal levels to clients...
Zameer Qureshi, Bergeson Campbell Law Firm, Chemical Regulation Attorney
Legal Consultants
Zameer Qureshi, Legal Consultant to The Acta Group EU, Ltd (Acta EU) is a chemical regulatory and international business lawyer based in the United Kingdom (UK). Mr. Qureshi has an in-depth...
Kathleen Roberts, Bergeson Campbell, Consortia Management, industry group resource,  Toxic Substance Control Act regulations, cost effective manager leader
Vice President, B&C® Consortia Management, L.L.C.
Kathleen M. Roberts is Vice President of B&C® Consortia Management, L.L.C. (BCCM), an affiliate of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®). In her leadership role at BCCM, Ms. Roberts...
Emily Scherer, Bergeson Campbell Law Firm, Data Analyst and Content Manager
Data Analyst and Content Manager
Emily A. Scherer is an integral member of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.'s  team, supporting the marketing and scientific professionals in a range of capacities with particular emphasis on...
Perhaps nothing is more complex in the business world than working optimally at the intersection of science, law, and policy. Regulatory compliance, product approvals, product stewardship,...
Jane S. Vergnes, PH.D., Bergeson Campbell, Chemical Regulation, Toxicology Expert
Vice President, Scientific Affairs
Vice President, Scientific Affairs for The Acta Group (Acta®), Dr. Vergnes provides our clients with toxicology expertise for the broad range of chemical regulatory and support services we...
Michael S. Wenk, Senior Regulatory Consultant, Bergeson and Campbell Law firm, The ACTA Group
Senior Regulatory Consultant
Michael S. Wenk, M.S., a Senior Regulatory Consultant with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), has managed global regulatory affairs and product stewardship divisions at Fortune 500...
Zoe Wilhelm, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Los Angeles, Privacy and Litigation Attorney
Zoë K. Wilhelm has a broad litigation practice, with an emphasis on cases involving privacy-based claims, corporate governance disputes, and consumer class actions. She has substantial...
David Williams, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Chicago, Investment Law Attorney
David L. Williams represents and counsels a variety of clients in the investment management industry. He prepares registration and proxy statements and handles various securities filings...
Sara Hansen Wilson, Drinker Biddle, Commercial Real Estate Financing Lawyer, Lease Acquisitions Attorney
Sara Hansen Wilson advises her clients on matters involving leasing, acquisitions and dispositions and financing commercial real estate properties. She provides practical, goal-oriented...
Nicole Wixted, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Philadelphia, Insurance and Litigation Law Attorney
Nicole C. Wixted represents clients in litigation matters in state and federal trial courts nationwide. Nicole advises and represents life insurers, property & casualty insurers, and...
David Wolfe, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Chicago, Tax Law Attorney
Of Counsel
David L. Wolfe represents clients in a full spectrum of industries with an emphasis on tax-exempt organizations. His broad-based practice includes tax-qualified plans and executive...
David Woolf, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Philadelphia, Labor and Employment Litigation Attorney
David J. Woolf assists clients in a range of labor and employment-related matters, including employment litigation, non-competition and other restrictive covenant-related issues and union/...
William Wright, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Floorham Park, Data Management and Litigation Attorney
Senior Attorney
William A. Wright assists clients with complex business disputes, consumer class actions, and emerging e-discovery and data management issues. Bill’s litigation experience includes a broad...
J. Brian Xu, China, Toxicology, Specialty Chemicals, Pharmacology
Dr. Brian Xu is a board-certified toxicologist with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) who assists clients in developing and managing international projects involving U.S. Food and...
Anna Yeung, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, San Francisco, Litigation Attorney
Anna Yeung litigates cases in state and federal courts across the nation, at both the trial and appellate level. She represents defendants in single-plaintiff actions, multi-state consumer...
Geoffrey Zeller, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Wilmington, Patent and Biotech Law Attorney
Geoffrey Zelley represents clients in the biotech and chemical fields in patent preparation and prosecution in the United States and abroad. His representation includes counseling and...
Michael Zogby, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Florham Park, New York, Intellectual Property Litigation Attorney
Michael C. Zogby has an extensive trial and litigation practice encompassing products liability, medical device, class action, commercial, intellectual property, mass tort, and...
Laura Zulick, Drinker Biddle Law Firm, Philadelphia, Insurance Law Attorney
Laura M. Zulick represents clients in insurance disputes in state and federal courts nationwide. As a member of the firm’s Insurance Practice Group, Laura regularly counsels life insurers...