Partner-in-Charge, Chicago Office
Tina Tabacchi, Partner-in-Charge of the Chicago Office, is a commercial litigator with a focus on the health care, pharmaceutical, and life sciences industries and on False Claims Act litigation. She has experience in a broad range of federal, state, and administrative proceedings, including multidistrict and class action litigation and matters involving various tort, consumer fraud claims, and RICO. She also has handled Hatch-Waxman intellectual property and pharmaceutical products liability cases, government contract litigation, government and internal investigations, and contract and licensing disputes. In addition, Tina has successfully resolved numerous matters through mediation or other forms of alternative dispute resolution.
Tina has served as counsel for a national pharmacy in connection with lawsuits asserting claims under the federal False Claims Act, the False Claims Acts of numerous individual states based on purported violations of the Anti-Kickback Statute, state attorney general, and private class action lawsuits. Tina has had substantial responsibility in the Firm’s ongoing national representations of several pharmaceutical manufacturer clients in U.S. Department of Justice and state attorney general investigations and related federal, state, and multidistrict consumer class and individual actions. She counsels clients on health care and pharmaceutical compliance, contract, and licensing issues.
Tina serves as a member of the Firm’s Diversity, Inclusion & Advancement Committee and on the board of the Chicago Civic Consulting Alliance.