About the Firm
James T. Ratner focuses his legal practice on the representation of qui tam relators (whistleblowers) in litigation filed under the federal False Claims Act, state false claims acts, and federal government agency programs, such as the IRS and SEC whistleblower programs. He has helped meritorious whistleblowers recover millions in awards in their cases.Wide-Ranging Experience
A wide range of whistleblowers have retained Mr. Ratner for representation in cases involving:
- Medicare and Medicaid fraud;
- Defense contractor fraud;
- Pharmaceutical industry fraud;
- Over-billing government customers under the New York State False Claims Act;
- Research grant fraud involving NIH funding;
- Ripping off the US postal service by underpaying bulk mail rates;
- Laboratory unbundling;
- Kickbacks to induce referrals-
People with convincing documentary evidence, especially with an insider's direct perspective, are more likely to be successful as qui tam relators.A Proven Track Record
James T. Ratner has the experience you need to successfully pursue a qui tam action. For more than 15 years, Mr. Ratner has represented whistleblowers in qui tam cases. With his breadth of knowledge and years of practice in whistleblower litigation, he can steer you through the long and sometimes difficult process of pursuing your qui tam case to its end.
In Mr. Ratner's notable cases, you can see the successful return of wasted government funds and the millions awarded to his clients who had the courage to initiate a qui tam action.
To discuss your potential qui tam action with an experienced whistleblower attorney, please contact James T. Ratner or call (845) 688-5222 today for your case consultation. All consultations are strictly confidential. Mr. Ratner represents clients from the New York area and nationwide.