Robert S. Salcido

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP (Washington, DC)

ROBERT S. SALCIDO is a partner with Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP in the Washington, D.C. office. He has represented several companies in defending lawsuits filed under the False Claims Act. Mr. Salcido was a trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice in the Civil Fraud Unit. Mr. Salcido has authored a treatise on the False Claims Act: FALSE CLAIMS ACT & THE HEALTH CARE INDUSTRY: COUNSELING & LITIGATION (2d ed. LexisNexis and American Health Lawyers Association 2008) and also written several articles on the False Claims Act, several of which have been cited by courts. He received his B.A. from Claremont McKenna College in 1984 and he received his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1988.