Lieff Cabraser attorneys Nimish Desai and Nicholas Hartmann will be speakers at the 23rd Annual TAF Coalition Conference, being held from October 18-20, 2023, at the Georgetown Washington Marriott in Washington, DC. This in-person event will be a three-day “deep dive” into the latest developments of False Claims Act/Whistleblower Law practice and other programs and strategies to advance the successful prosecution of fraud-on-the-government claims.
On day two of the event (10/19), Nimish, who serves as conference Chair, will moderate a panel discussion on “Litigating Declined Cases” and Nick will participate in a panel discussion on “The False Claims Act and the Anti-Kickback Statute”.
For more information and to register to attend, visit the TAF website.
About Nimish Desai
A partner in Lieff Cabraser’s San Francisco office, Nimish R. Desai specializes in False Claims Act, class action, and environmental torts, and has helped secure over a billion dollar in settlements through his cases. He has been recognized as a Super Lawyer each year from 2013-2023 and has been repeatedly named to The Best Lawyers in America list in the field of Qui Tam Law.
Nimish currently serves as Chair of the Education Committee for Taxpayers Against Fraud, the preeminent national whistleblower law organization, and regularly presents to national conferences on FCA topics. In his False Claims Act practice, he has represented whistleblower clients in the healthcare, military contracting, mortgage, and securities industries. In addition to managing numerous under seal matters, Nimish has litigated and won notable cases, including obtaining a $71 million settlement in a case alleging that a health plan and prominent hospitals defrauded the California and the United States of Medicaid funds by allegedly misrepresenting the plans’ medical loss ratio (MLR), and winning a $46 million false billing case settlement from one of California’s largest hospital systems.
About Nicholas Hartmann
Nicholas Hartmann is an associate in Lieff Cabraser’s San Francisco office.