Our Firm

Our Firm

Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto, based in Washington D.C., is the nation's leading law firm for whistleblower protection. 

Founded in 1988, Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto has won numerous landmark decisions, rewriting workplace law while earning hundreds of millions of dollars in damages for our clients, protecting the public, and saving the taxpayers billions of dollars. The firm has successfully litigated a series of prominent cases, generating widespread recognition for the vital role whistleblowers play in a free society. Since 2009, Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto has been working on the forefront of developing rights for international whistleblowers, including conducting trainings in countries such as Hungary, Bosnia, Israel and South Korea. The partners of Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto contributed extensively to the Dodd-Frank Act rulemaking proceeding to ensure that both U.S. citizens and foreign nationals would be protected under the law.

Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto, LLP has been recognized as one of top plaintiffs law firms in the United States and it is one of the oldest and perhaps the most effective whistleblower advocacy law firms in the world. In 2015, the National Law Journal (NLJ) chose Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto as America’s Elite Employment Trial Lawyers Finalist and named partner Stephen M. Kohn as a “White Collar Crime Trailblazer.”  In 2014, Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto was one of only fifty law firms in the United States to obtain the distinction as one of “America’s Elite Trial Lawyers.”   Our firm was the only exclusively whistleblower rights law firm to be named by the NLJ as one of America’s top law firms. In 2013, Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto was featured on Bloomberg-TV as one of the leading whistleblower law firms in the United States. Additionally, for over twenty years Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto has consistently obtained the highest peer review rating, AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell, and is regularly recognized by Super Lawyers® (2007-2015), and by the Washingtonian’s “Best Lawyers” (2007, 2009, 2011-2014).  In July 2003, Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto was listed in the National Law Journal’s “Plaintiffs’ Hot List”  as a “go-to team for when the going gets tough.”