Our Attorneys

Our Attorneys

The whistleblower attorneys at Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto are the nation’s most experienced and successful advocates for whistleblowers.

The Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto whistleblower attorneys are at the forefront of fighting for monetary rewards for whistleblowers. In addition to winning the largest award ever granted to an individual whistleblower in U.S. history, the partners have advocated for the expansion of whistleblower rewards as the cornerstone for effective whistleblower protection.

Each of the partners at Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto has obtained the highest peer review ratings for competence and ethics by Martindale-Hubbell® – AV Preeminent®  and are members of the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.

Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto’s qui tam lawyers have strong international reputations and have made presentations to leading government officials and whistleblower organizations throughout the world, including such countries as Hungary, Bosnia, Serbia, Czech Republic, Israel, and South Korea. The firm represents clients using the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and other whistleblower laws, from countries as diverse as Switzerland and Russia.

Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto’s pro bono efforts on behalf of whistleblowers have earned us the respect of our legal peers. Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto’s attorneys founded the National Whistleblower Center. For over 30 years, the partners of Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto have provided testimony before the United States Congress in policy and legislative hearings.

Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto attorneys authored several books and law journal articles on whistleblower law, including The New Whistleblower’s Handbook: A Step-by-Step Guide to Doing What’s Right and Protecting Yourself.

Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto represents most clients on a contingency fee basis. Under a contingency fee, the client does not have to pay any advance attorney fees, and the firm receives its payment as a percentage of any judgment or settlement obtained. If the firm is not successful in obtaining a reward or monetary damages for the client, the client does not owe the firm anything. However, in some cases fees are charged, and the standard fee for our attorneys is linked here.

Whistleblower Attorneys

Stephen M. Kohn – Founding Partner

Michael D. Kohn – Founding Partner

David K. Colapinto – Founding Partner

Mary Jane Wilmoth – Managing Partner

Todd Yoder – Associate Attorney

Kelsey Condon – Associate Attorney

Maraya Best – Associate Attorney

Siri Nelson – Legal Fellow

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