Rachael Dettmann Spiegel is a food lawyer that utilizes her deep knowledge of food and feed supply chains to provide practical and effective advice to food and agribusiness clients in the areas of litigation, regulatory compliance, M&A due diligence and contractual matters. Her unique background in the food and ag industry, including her work as an agricultural economist at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), informs her ability to effectively advise clients regarding litigation and regulatory compliance risks throughout the food and animal feed supply chain.
Food & Agribusiness Litigation
Rachael works with litigation teams representing food and feed manufacturers, distributors and retailers in litigation arising from recalls, foodborne illness outbreaks and commercial supply chain disputes. Her experience includes managing discovery, taking and defending fact and expert depositions, and mediation and settlement negotiations.