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Phillips & Cohen – Whistleblower Attorneys

Phillips & Cohen attorneys have decades of experience working with whistleblowers and winning successful - including record-breaking - outcomes.

Erika A. Kelton was named "Whistleblower Lawyer of the Year" for 2012 by a national whistleblower advocacy organization. Eric R. Havian was named a California "attorney of the year" by California Lawyer magazine in 2010 and a Top 10 “Winning Attorney” for 2008 by the National Law Journal. Claire M. Sylvia is the author of The False Claims Act: Fraud Against the Government (West, 2010), a leading treatise on the False Claims Act and its qui tam (whistleblower) provisions. Five of Phillips & Cohen's partners have been selected for Lawdragon's "500 Leading Lawyers in America" list for 7 years in a row.

Many Phillips & Cohen's attorneys come from positions of public service and public interest. Our staff includes a former U.S. Attorney, a former assistant U.S. Attorney, a former Senate committee counsel and a former Department of Justice appeals court attorney. Our roster also includes experienced litigators recruited from the nation's top law firms.

Phillips & Cohen attorneys have received the highest ratings from Martindale-Hubbell and Lawdragon. Our lawyers also have been included in Superlawyers, which lists the top 5 percent of attorneys in each state, and in top lawyers lists in local publications, such as Washingtonian magazine.

To contact Phillips & Cohen, please see our Contact Us page.