Fabyanske attorneys Mark Becker and Alex Athmann Settle Whistleblower Lawsuit

December 15, 2021


     The law firm Fabyanske, Westra, Hart, & Thomson, P.A. reached a settlement in a whistleblower lawsuit commenced under the Minnesota False Claims Act against defendants who are alleged to have overbilled various governmental entities.  The Defendants deny the allegations. The settlement provides for payments in excess of $675,000. The whistleblower’s share of the additional payments is approximately 29.6%, and the rest will go to the public entities. The settlement also provides for payment of the whistleblower’s attorneys’ fees and costs. The lead attorneys for the whistleblower were Mark Becker and Alex Athmann of Fabyanske, Westra, Hart, and Thomson, PA.