Product Safety Lawyer and Partner, Cooley LLP
Rod is a Product Safety Lawyer with the international law firm Cooley. He is routinely ranked as a leader in the major legal directories, where he is described as “the outstanding go-to specialist for product liability matters”, "one of the top product liability and product regulatory experts worldwide", and “without a shadow of a doubt the most knowledgeable product liability lawyer in the European space”.
Rod holds multiple leadership positions in the international product law community. He has been appointed by the European Commission to its Expert Group on Liability and New Technologies, and he has served two terms on the Board of Directors of the International Consumer Products Health and Safety Organization (ICPHSO), where he is now Chair of its International Programs. He sits as an industry representative on the OECD Working Party on Product Safety, and he authored the OECD publication “Product Safety in the Internet of Things”.