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Reuben A.   Guttman, Esq.

Reuben Guttman, Rguttmn@gbblegal.com, is a founding member of Guttman, Buschner & Brooks PLLC (GBB). His practice involves complex litigation and class actions.


The International Business Times called Mr. Guttman “one of the world’s most prominent whistleblower attorneys,” and he has been recognized as a Washingtonian Top Lawyer by Washingtonian Magazine. His has been counsel in cases brought under the Federal False Claims Act that have returned more than $5.5 million to the government. A February 19, 2015 profile of Mr Guttman by the Boston Globe’s STAT NEWS referred to him as the “Lawyer Pharma Loves to Hate.” Citing a $98 million recovery from Community Health Systems, Inc., Law 360 named Mr. Guttman a “Health Care MVP” and profiled him in a December 1, 2014 article.


In addition to his work on behalf of workers and whistleblowers, Mr. Guttman is the author and/or editor of numerous articles, book chapters, and technical publications. He has appeared on ABC Nightly News, CNN, BBC World News, and has been quoted by major news sources including the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. His cases have been discussed in several books.


He has been a Senior Fellow and Adjunct Professor at the Emory University School of Law Center for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution and has been a Team Leader for Emory Law School’s Kessler-Eidson Trial Techniques Program. He is currently the Senior Advisor to the Emory Law Corporate Governance and Accountability Review (ECGAR). He is a National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) faculty member and co-author, with J.C. Lore of Rutgers Law School, of Pretrial Advocacy, to be published by NITA in 2021.


As part of a U.S. State Department program in conjunction with the Emory law Center for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution, he has been one of five visiting professors at Universidad Panamericana in Mexico City, training Mexican Judges and practitioners on oral advocacy and trial practice. He has been a guest lecturer at a number of universities including John Hopkins, the University of Pennsylvania, Jiao Tong University in Shanghai, Peking University in Beijing and Renmin University in Beijing. In 2006, the Dutch Embassy in China invited him to share his perspectives with experts in China about changes to the nation’s labor laws. He also traveled to China and trained Shanghai fraud prosecutors on investigations.
Mr. Guttman earned his law degree at Emory University School of Law, (1985), and his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Rochester, (1981), and he is a founder of the website www.whisleblowerlaws.com.

 

Programs by Reuben A.   Guttman, Esq..

Each year private citizen suits under the False Claims Act have returned billions of dollars to Federal and State treasuries. These suits leverage the governments compliance enforcement resources and provide bounties to those individuals or entities ...

Program Number
3058
Program Date
2020-04-07
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsBusiness LawBusiness Organizations & ContractsEthics & ProfessionalismFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsRegulatory and Administrative LawWhite Collar
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

Over the last several years Americans have had a crash course in the role that whistleblowers play in compliance enforcement. No statute gives whistleblowers a greater role than federal and state false claims acts. These statutes not only allow the g...

Program Number
30170
Program Date
2020-06-22
Category
Administrative Law & RegulationsArbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionComplex LitigationComplex Resolution StrategyConstitutional LawCovid-19Criminal Law & ProcedureCriminal Law & White CollarCriminal Practice & ProcedureFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselLaw Practice ManagementLitigation & Litigation SkillsLitigation and AppealsNegotiation SkillsRegulatory and Administrative LawTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study

The days of thinking about the rules of evidence only when it is time for trial are gone. From pleadings to summary judgement, motions in limine and Daubert hearings, it is essential to know the rules of evidence. This one-hour CLE Program will focus...

Program Number
30244
Program Date
2020-11-10
Category
Arbitration & Alternative Dispute ResolutionComplex LitigationComplex Resolution StrategyCriminal Law & ProcedureFederal CourtsFlorida EligibleIn-House CounselTrial Skills
State
CaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaNew JerseyNew YorkTexas Self Study