PRACTICE AREAS:


White Collar Defense Insurance Litigation
Health Care Law and Litigation
Anti-SLAPP Law
Complex Commercial Litigation


BAR ADMISSIONS & COURT MEMBERSHIPS


California
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California


EDUCATION:


B.A., Northwestern University
M.F.A., Columbia University
J.D., UCLA School of Law

Collin Seals

Mr. Seals’ practice encompasses White Collar criminal defense, Health Care law and litigation, anti-SLAPP and civil rights law, antitrust, appellate, civil RICO, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the False Claims Act, anti-money laundering statutes, fraud, insurance coverage, class actions, and securities law. Mr. Seals has represented a broad spectrum of clients, including municipalities, law firms, hospitals, physicians, skilled nursing facilities, banks, pharmaceutical manufacturers, and insurers. Mr. Seals has experience in all aspects of litigation and arbitration, from pretrial matters through completion of appeals, and has extensive experience negotiating with local, state, and federal enforcement agencies.

Notable Experience

  • Successfully defended a major national law firm against claims of malicious prosecution and breach of contract, with victories in both trial court and in the Court of Appeal.
  • Advised and defended a California municipality in litigation brought by the SEC alleging fraud in the sale of bonds.
  • Advised and represented hospital Medical Staffs in Judicial Review Committee proceedings and appeals under California’s Business & Professions Code § 809 etseq
  • Advised and represented defendants facing potential False Claims Act liability, and conducted the related internal investigations and negotiations with enforcement agencies.
  • Advised international corporations on compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
  • Represented a physician groups in federal investigations concerning potential Stark Law and Anti-kickback violations.

Recent Publications
“California’s Anti-SLAPP Law in the Ninth Circuit,” Los Angeles Lawyer, December 2017

Past Employment
Arent Fox LLP, Senior Associate





PRACTICE AREAS:


White Collar Defense Insurance Litigation
Health Care Law and Litigation
Anti-SLAPP Law
Complex Commercial Litigation


BAR ADMISSIONS & COURT MEMBERSHIPS


California
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California


EDUCATION:


B.A., Northwestern University
M.F.A., Columbia University
J.D., UCLA School of Law