Rod Freeman

Partner

I am passionate about understanding my clients’ products, technologies, business drivers and the industries in which they operate.

+44 (0) 20 7556 4429
rfreeman@cooley.com

Rod Freeman is an international products lawyer. He is routinely ranked as a leading product litigation lawyer in the major legal directories, where he is described as “the outstanding go-to specialist for product liability matters” and “without a shadow of a doubt the most knowledgeable product liability lawyer in the European space”.  Rod works alongside the world's leading global companies to help them solve their product-related issues, protect their reputations, defend their products and build more successful businesses. With a background in high-stakes product liability litigation and more than 20 year's devoted to international products law, Rod understands the challenges faced by international brand names in an increasingly risky global environment.

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Education

  • The University of Sydney
    Master of Laws, 1994

  • The University of Sydney
    Bachelor of Laws, 1990

  • The University of Sydney
    Bachelor of Economics, 1988


Admissions & Credentials

England & Wales

Memberships

  • International Consumer Products Health and Safety Organization (Director)

  • Product Liability Advisory Council (US)

  • International Association of Defense Counsel

  • Defense Research Institute

  • Product Liability Forum – British Institute of International and Comparative Law

Rankings & Accolades

    Product Liability (Star Individual), Chambers and Partners

    Product Liability (Leading Individual), Legal 500

    Who's Who Legal, Product Liability Defence 

Contact

+44 (0) 20 7556 4429 office
rfreeman@cooley.com

Dashwood
69 Old Broad Street
London, UK EC2M 1QS