Whistleblower/False Claims Act Defense
Nilan Johnson Lewis is a leader in counseling employers on state and federal whistleblower laws and the False Claims Act and successfully defending them in related litigation. We regularly assist our clients in drafting whistleblower policies, investigating complaints by purported whistleblowers, and navigating thorny issues implicating complex regulatory schemes.
We have extensive experience litigating whistleblower claims before Minnesota trial and appellate courts and are recognized as experts on the intricacies of the state’s complex whistleblower statutes. Our attorneys have obtained summary judgment on whistleblower cases for national employers and successfully defended a billion-dollar qui tam action for a major defense contractor.