By: F|G Marketing / Date: 05, December 2019

Making The Pivot In Your Practice

Please join Ed Fadel on Tuesday, December 10th as he discusses the transition from prosecutor to defense attorney. RSVP at

By: F|G Marketing / Date: 27, November 2019

The Cyber Essentials Guide

Earlier this month, the Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released a "Cyber Essentials" guide for small businesses and government agencies to enhance the Nation's collective effort to combat cyber threats. The CISA guide is composed of two parts; (i) guiding principles for leaders to create a culture of readiness and (ii) specific actions for IT professionals to enforce them. There are six main components of the Cyber Essentials that include driving cybersecurity strategy, developing a heightened awareness of security… Read more

By: F|G Marketing / Date: 14, November 2019

2019 FINRA Report on Examination Findings and Observations

On October 16th FINRA released its 2019 Report on Examination Findings and Observations. FINRA specifically identified issues relating to firms’ Anti-Money Laundering (“AML”) programs in their findings, including challenges with transaction monitoring systems used to detect and report suspicious activity. In addition, firms are relying to heavily on their clearing firm for monitoring transactions and suspicious activity. The Bank Secrecy Act (“BSA”) requires firms to monitor, detect and report suspicious activity to the U.S. Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network. Further,… Read more

By: F|G Marketing / Date: 12, November 2019

F|G Expands to Pittsburgh

F|G has opened an office in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and is being led by Colin Callahan, a former U.S. Assistant Attorney in the Western District of Pennsylvania. Colin is joined by attorney, Jonathan Fodi, a former Allegheny County Assistant Prosecutor and Special Assistant U.S. Attorney.

By: F|G Marketing / Date: 10, November 2019

DOJ Announces Creation of New Procurement Collusion Strike Force

Earlier this week, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) announced the formation of a new Procurement Collusion Strike Force (the “Strike Force”), which will focus on investigating and prosecuting crimes that undermine the integrity of the government contracting process. The new Strike Force is similar in structure to the strike force model that DOJ has long used to target health care fraud across the country. The Strike Force will bring together prosecutors from DOJ’s Antitrust Division and select U.S. Attorney’s Offices,… Read more

By: F|G Marketing / Date: 25, October 2019

F|G Law Clerks Pass Bar Exam

Congratulations to our law clerks, Arne Bussler, Robert Porter, and Talia Sukol for passing the 2019 Bar Exam. The Bar Admission Ceremony will be held on Tuesday, November 12th.

By: F|G Marketing / Date: 21, October 2019

F|G Secures Favorable Outcome for Client in Health Care Fraud Case

An F|G client received a non-incarceration sentence in a federal health care fraud matter in which the prosecution was seeking a sentence of over two years’ imprisonment. The significant downward variance was delivered after comprehensive written and oral argument by F|G.

By: F|G Marketing / Date: 21, October 2019

Opioid Epidemic - Litigation, Enforcement and Initiatives

Over the weekend Flannery | Georgalis attorneys presented at the American Association of Dental Board’s annual meeting in Las Vegas. Their “Opioid Epidemic – Litigation, Enforcement and Initiatives” presentation discussed the national opioid multi-district litigation and increased federal, state and administrative enforcement trends relating to medical professionals.

By: F|G Marketing / Date: 16, October 2019

When a Dental Examination Turns Into a Cross Examination

F|G is built to defend the most sensitive and complex legal matters against dental professionals, including health care fraud prosecutions, drug diversion investigations, and professional licensure defense. When your liberty and livelihood are on the line, you can count on Flannery Georgalis to represent you aggressively, passionately, fearlessly.

By: F|G Marketing / Date: 14, October 2019

Emmett Robinson Joins F|G as Of Counsel

F|G would like to welcome Emmett Robinson who has joined the firm as Of Counsel. Emmett is a stand-out legal writer and analyst with an impressive track record briefing cases before federal trial and appellate courts as well as the Ohio and U.S. Supreme Courts. He represents clients in civil matters including private securities actions, breach of contract actions, qui tam actions, and a wide range of other matters. Emmett also represents clients seeking to overturn convictions or reduce their… Read more