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We work with whistleblowers to expose fraud against the government.
Fraud against the government takes many forms, from false Medicare claims to rigged government bids to unauthorized use of grant money. And with each fraudulent act, the integrity of federal and state programs is compromised, leaving taxpayers to pay the price. We are a leader in national qui tam anti-fraud litigation and we have the in-depth qui tam experience and steadfast commitment to see every claim through until justice is done. Find out why Waters Kraus & Paul is the right firm for you.

What does Qui Tam mean?

Under the Federal False Claims Act (FCA), whistleblowers have the power to save taxpayers billions of dollars each year by taking a stand against fraud. The U.S. False Claims Act allows private citizens to file suits on the government’s behalf when the government has been defrauded through any federally funded contract or program. The qui tam provisions of the False Claims Act allow these citizens to recover damages. A number of states and the city of Chicago also have laws similar to the False Claims Act to protect against fraud. To learn more about the different types of fraud … READ MORE

Private Equity Firm and Co-Defendants to Pay $25 Million to Resolve Whistleblower’s Medicaid Fraud Claims in Qui Tam Settlement

October 14, 2021 Whistleblower to receive maximum award for contributions to the case alleging mental health provider chain bilked Medicaid for services provided by unqualified and unsupervised providers BOSTON –  Private equity firm H.I.G. Capital, LLC and its subsidiary, H.I.G. Growth Partners, LLC…
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2021 Best Lawyers Under 40 in Dallas

December 7, 2021 D Magazine has selected Dallas attorney Patrick Wigle as a 2021 “Best Lawyer Under 40.” The list was featured in the publication’s January 2021 issue. D Magazine is a long-running monthly magazine used as a valuable Dallas-Ft. Worth resource guide for those in the know. To qualify, a nominee must be under 40 years of age, have a valid Texas Bar license with no pending disciplinary action, do business in and around Dallas County, and have practiced in Texas for a minimum of five years. After the votes are tallied, a panel of esteemed lawyers meets with the editors to…

What are my chances?

That’s the first question everyone asks. The truth is it’s impossible to know. But we can tell you this. Waters Kraus & Paul has what it takes to fight against big corporate interests and win. That’s why we’ve taken more mesothelioma trials to verdict than any other firm. And that’s why we’ve recovered more than $1.3 billion for clients like you. Do you think you have a case? Contact us now to speak with an attorney.

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