Foley & Lardner boosts LA office with partner hire
Foley & Lardner has boosted its LA office with the hire of Dr. Lori S. Richardson Pelliccioni, who joins the firm’s Health Care and Government Enforcement, Compliance and White Collar Practices as a partner. Pelliccioni’s practice will focus on regulatory compliance, health care fraud and abuse, health care investigations and due diligence matters.
Pelliccioni has worked in the health care industry for more than 20 years, including seven years as an Assistant U.S. Attorney (AUSA) in the Civil Fraud Section of the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Los Angeles, where she led False Claims Act investigations involving health care organizations.
Lawrence Vernaglia, chair of Foley’s Health Care Practice, said “Foley is pleased to expand our nationally recognized Health Care Practice with the addition of Lori.” He added that she, “will be a key strategic advisor to our clients as regulations continue to tighten for health care providers.”