Jesse A. Witten

Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP (Washington, DC)

JESSE WITTEN is a partner in the Washington office of Drinker Biddle & Reath. Jesse defends health care companies and other clients in litigation and investigations under the False Claims Act. Since 1996, he has litigated and settled dozens of False Claims Act matters for hospitals, pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, physician practices and other health care providers, such as ambulance and home agencies. His practice also includes counseling clients on health care regulatory matters, including compliance with the Anti-Kickback Statute, Stark Law, FDA rules on off-label marketing, and Medicare coding and billing issues. Jesse previously served as Deputy Associate Attorney General of the United States, where his duties including co-chairing the DOJ’s health care fraud enforcement task force.