LawFuel.com – US Law Firm Newswire Service – New Of Counsel Joins Philadelphia Office
Philadelphia, PA – September 29, 2010 – Pepper Hamilton LLP announced that Megan L. Traversari has joined the firm as of counsel in the Health Effects Litigation Practice Group, resident in the Philadelphia office.
Ms. Traversari concentrates her practice on the representation of organizations and individuals in government investigations and litigation involving claims of fraud and abuse. She also handles investigations of pharmaceutical and other health care industries involving the Anti-Kickback Statute and False Claims Act.
“I appreciate the opportunity to join Pepper Hamilton and am looking forward to working with the Health Effects Practice Group,” Ms. Traversari said.
Prior to joining Pepper Hamilton, Ms. Traversari was an associate in the white collar practice group at Morgan Lewis in Philadelphia.
Nina M. Gussack, chair of Pepper Hamilton’s Executive Committee and chair of the firm’s pharmaceutical and medical device litigation and counseling practice, added, “Megan is an experienced litigator and we are delighted to welcome her as an integral member of our team. She also will complement our white collar litigation and life sciences practices nicely.”
Ms. Traversari graduated summa cum laude from Villanova University School of Law, where she was named to the Order of the Coif. She earned a B.S. in biology with high departmental honors from Haverford College in 1995.
About Pepper Hamilton
Pepper Hamilton LLP is a multi-practice law firm with more than 500 lawyers nationally. The firm provides corporate, litigation and regulatory legal services to leading businesses, governmental entities, nonprofit organizations and individuals throughout the nation and the world. The firm was founded in 1890.