Elizabeth Morgan is a senior associate in the White Collar Criminal Defense and Corporate Investigations group in Sacramento. Elizabeth's practice focuses on white collar criminal defense, including corporate internal investigations and criminal and regulatory investigations conducted by the DOJ.

She has extensive experience in health care fraud, including cases involving the False Claims Act.  She has also represented clients in civil matters related to breach of contract and fraud.  Prior to joining Orrick, Elizabeth was an associate with Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP and at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP.  She is also a former law clerk to Associate Justice Simeon R. Acoba, Jr., of the Hawai'i Supreme Court.
  • Elizabeth's notable engagements include the following.


    • Representation of a Fortune 50 company in several sensitive internal investigations.
    • Representation of a Bay Area hospital concerning potential False Claims Act violations.
    • Representation of a biopharmaceutical company in a Department of Justice investigation into alleged violations of the Food Drug and Cosmetic Act and the False Claims Act, which resulted in a declination and dismissal of qui tam action.
    • Representation of a major pharmaceutical company in a criminal and civil investigation into alleged violations of the Food Drug and Cosmetic Act and the False Claims Act.

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