Andrew O’Connor and Doug Hallward-Driemeier to Speak at False Claims and Qui Tam Enforcement Forum

January 23-24, 2024

Litigation and enforcement partner Andrew O’Connor and appellate and Supreme Court practice lead Doug Hallward-Driemeier, both members of the firm’s Chambers USA Band 1–ranked False Claims Act practice, will present on panels at ACI’s annual False Claims and Qui Tam Enforcement forum. The two-day conference will address enforcement trends and practice insights related to the False Claims Act.

On Tuesday, January 23, Andrew will examine FCA risks related to the Department of Justice’s cyber fraud initiative during the panel, “The DOJ’s Civil Cyber Fraud Initiative in Action: The Latest Cross-Industry Trends and How Companies Can Become Compliant.”

On Wednesday, January 24, Doug will discuss FCA litigation strategy, including preserving issues for appeal, in the panel, From Prep to Verdict: Trial Advocacy Advice from Trial and Appellate Counsel.

Ropes & Gray attorneys have long been at the forefront of False Claims Act defense. Chambers USA has ranked our FCA Practice Group Band 1, noting the firm’s “nationally acclaimed practice.”