Health Hires: Akin Gump Gets A Fed, Morris Manning An IP Pro

Law360, New York (April 22, 2016, 9:25 PM EDT) -- Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP and Morris Manning & Martin LLP have both strengthened their health and life sciences teams this month, with Akin Gump bringing on a former federal prosecutor specializing in the False Claims Act and Morris Manning adding an intellectual property partner from Ballard Spahr LLP.

Ex-DOJ Prosecutor Joins Akin Gump

Jeffrey Wertkin Jeffrey A. Wertkin has joined Akin Gump after serving as a trial attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice. As a partner in the litigation practice in Washington, D.C., Wertkin will continue his work with FCA cases.

While at the Justice Department, he...

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