Ryan Fournier advises clients on matters relating to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), US Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB). Clients regularly seek his counsel on a broad range of legal issues, including compliance, regulatory, and enforcement matters impacting the food and beverage, dietary supplement, medical device, cosmetic, drug, animal, and alcohol/tobacco industries.
Ryan’s experience extends to supply chain matters, food safety compliance, advertising and label/labeling obligations, recalls, transactional matters, import/export compliance, government inquiries, and relevant state matters. His practice also focuses on businesses that utilize new and emerging technologies, such as the at-home meal and online delivery industries.
Additionally, Ryan regularly handles issues relating to medical device reporting requirements, regulatory pathway options, market entry, current good manufacturing practices (cGMPs) and quality system regulation (QSR) compliance, and post market compliance. He regularly assists all actors in the supply chain, including manufacturers, distributors, and retailers.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Ryan spent his time focusing on food and drug law and served as co-leader of a food and agriculture industry team.
Ryan serves on the Editorial Advisory Board for the Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI) magazine Update, and on the FDLI Publications Peer Review Committee.
Georgetown University Law Center, 2013, LL.M., International Business and Economic Law
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2011, J.D.