Litigation

Hagens Berman Opens New Office In Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro (HBSS) has announced the opening of a Washington, D.C., office that will be led by class action attorney Jennifer Fountain Connolly, of counsel at HBSS.

HBSS currently has offices in Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago, Phoenix and San Francisco.

Connolly's practice focuses on pharmaceutical pricing fraud cases, qui tam litigation and antitrust class actions.

Connolly was a key member of the HBSS-led team that successfully tried the Average Wholesale Price litigation against four pharmaceutical companies, obtaining a verdict that was subsequently affirmed in all respect by the First Circuit Court of Appeals.

Connolly has experience leading antitrust practices and has held leadership positions in numerous complex class actions, including In re Wellbutrin XL Antitrust Litigation as interim co-lead counsel for indirect purchasers; In re Live Concert Antitrust Litigation as co-lead counsel, and In re Actimmune Marketing Litigation as a member of the Interim Executive Committee.

The Washington office is at 1629 K Street N.W.

Seattle-based Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP is a consumer-rights class action law firm with offices in San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, Los Angeles, Phoenix and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.hbsslaw.com.