Neil V. Getnick

Partner at Getnick & Getnick (New York, NY)

Neil V. Getnick is the managing partner of Getnick & Getnick LLP, a New York City based law firm with a dedicated anti-fraud litigation, business integrity and corporate monitoring practice. Mr. Getnick and his law firm have an active False Claims Act qui tam, IRS, SEC, and CFTC whistleblower practice. Highlights include: 2010 - $600 million civil recovery (as part of a $750 million global settlement) in a pharmaceutical manufacturing violations qui tam case, resulting in the highest award to a single whistleblower in U.S. history; 2003 - $251 million Medicaid recovery, then the largest in U.S. history (pharmaceutical best pricing qui tam case); and 1996 - $182 million Medicare recovery, also at the time a precedent setting amount. Mr. Getnick is the chairman of the Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund, a Washington, D.C. based organization dedicated to combating fraud against government through promoting False Claims Acts and whistleblower laws.