BA, Michigan State University, 1975, magna cum laude
JD, Columbus School of Law, Catholic University of America, 1979, Law Review
2011 Inductee, American College of Environmental Lawyers
The Best Lawyers in America (2009)
Chambers USA: Environmental Law (2005-2012)
The International Who’s Who of Environment Lawyers (2004-2013)
The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers (2005-2013)
Law360's Five Most Admired Environmental Attorneys (2010)
Martindale-Hubbell’s Top Women Lawyers in the Northeast for Environmental Law (2011)
Nanotechnology Law & Business’s List of Top Ten Experts in Environmental, Health, and Safety Issues Related to Engineered Nanomaterials (2009)
Super Lawyers (2012)
Super Lawyers (2009)
Washington DC's Best Lawyers (2009)
Washingtonian's List of Top Lawyers (2009)
Owner of Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C), Ms. Bergeson counsels clients on issues pertaining to chemical hazard, exposure and risk assessment, and risk communication. She has earned an international reputation in the legal and regulatory aspects of conventional and nanoscale chemical regulatory programs under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), the European Union’s Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), and on issues pertinent to nanotechnology and other emerging transformative technologies. Specialties include chemical product approval and regulation under TSCA, FIFRA, and REACH, as well as nanoscale substances and nanomaterials law, policy, and regulation.
Today, Ms. Bergeson works with corporations and a wide range of trade associations on evolving regulatory and policy matters pertinent to products of conventional, biotechnology, biobased chemicals, nanotechnologies, and other emerging technologies particularly with respect to TSCA, FIFRA, Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA), REACH, and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) matters. She is widely published, and lectures frequently on legal, regulatory, and policy issues affecting chemicals under federal, state, and international regulatory programs.