Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP (Washington, DC)
SAM S. SHELDON is a Partner at Quinn, Emanuel, Urquhart & Sullivan in Washington, DC. He graduated from the University of Houston Law Center in 1997 and was admitted to the California State Bar in 1997. Mr. Sheldon is head of the firm’s Health Care Practice Group. He is a trial lawyer who represents both plaintiffs and defendants in claims brought under the Federal and State False Claims Acts. Mr. Sheldon’s practice focuses on health care fraud whether in the context of civil, criminal or parallel probes including the False Claims Act and the Stark Act. As former Chief of the Health Care Fraud Unit of United States Department of Justice, he was responsible for overseeing the prosecution of health care fraud for the entire United States. Mr. Sheldon is also a former Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA), serving the Southern District of Texas.