Experience

Representation of Higher Education Institution in Development of Training, Reporting Procedures

Represented higher education institution in development of training and reporting procedures related to Title IX sexual assault misconduct policies.

Representation of Major Home Health Care Agency in Investigation Relating to Billing Requirements, Compliance

Represented a major home health care agency in an internal investigation relating to Medicare and Medicaid billing requirements and adequacy of compliance controls.

Representation of Major International Pharma Company in Internal Investigation

Represented a major international pharmaceutical company in an internal investigation related to a patient support program that provides financial assistance to Medicare patients.

Representation of Pharma Company in Sales, Marketing Practices Investigation

Represented a pharmaceutical company in an investigation of sales and marketing practices.

Dismissal of Patent Claims with Prejudice for Telecom Company

Successfully defended client against patent infringement claims brought by non-practicing entity, resulting in the plaintiff voluntarily dismissing its claims with prejudice.

Provided Counsel to Pharma Company in Connection with Policies and Procedures

Assisted a major pharmaceutical company with a comprehensive update of policies, including on issues such as interactions with healthcare providers, sponsorships, educational grants, exhibits and charitable donations, to ensure compliance with federal regulations and industry practice.

Representation of Pharma Company Involving Reimbursement and Co-Pay Programs

Represented a pharmaceutical company in connection with a government investigation involving its reimbursement and co-pay programs.

Counsel to Meal Kit Company Preparing for Future Growth

Provided counsel to meal kit delivery service experiencing exponential growth. Addressed complex regulatory and sensitive litigation issues with innovative strategies to position the client for future growth and success.

Successfully Defended Augmented Identity Company Against Patent Infringement Claims

Successfully defended our client, a technology company focusing on augmented identity, against patent infringement claims brought by a non-practicing entity, resulting in the plaintiff voluntarily dismissing its claims with prejudice.

Summary Judgment for Manufacturer in Patent Case

Obtained summary judgment and favorable resolution for our client, a major manufacturer, regarding six patents in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. 

Representation of Publicly Traded Company in Internal Investigation and SEC Inquiry Relating to Accounting Fraud

Represented a publicly traded company connection with an internal investigation and SEC inquiry involving large-scale accounting fraud by a senior executive.

Investigation for Hospital of Officers' Practices, Policies

Retained by hospital board of directors to conduct across-the-board investigation of hospital officers’ practices and policies, including potential Medicare fraud, violations of the False Claims Act, violations of the federal Anti-Kickback Statute and HIPAA violations. 

Investigation of Hospital Clinic Medical Director

Conducted an investigation for a large medical services client regarding potential False Claims Act violations by the medical director of a hospital clinic. 

Investigation Allegations of Age Discrimination by Grocery Chain Executive

Investigated allegations of age discrimination by the senior vice president of a major grocery retail chain. Obtained admission by senior vice president that the employment action taken against him was not on the basis of age discrimination.  

Investigated Wire Fraud Scheme Against Client

Investigated wire fraud perpetrated against client and coordinated local and federal law enforcement response to fraud scheme.