Malini Rao

Thompson Coburn LLP

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Thompson Coburn LLP
St. Louis, MO
Phone 1: 314-552-6000

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Malini is an accomplished litigator with extensive experience in False Claims Act (qui tam) litigation, commercial litigation, and compliance issues.  In her career, she has handled all aspects of litigation touching on many areas of law, including tax assessments, construction, minority shareholder rights, and product liability.  Prior to joining private practice, Malini served as an Assistant Attorney General in the Office of the Illinois Attorney General, where she litigated and investigated qui tam matters filed under the False Claims Act as well as cases alleging environmental violations, consumer fraud, and constitutional challenges to state statutes.

Practice Areas

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Due Diligence Investigations
  • Government Contracting, Bid Protests and the False Claims Act
  • Government Investigations
  • Internal Investigations
  • Qui Tam; Whistleblower Defense
  • Securities Litigation
  • State Attorney Generals
  • Trials
  • White Collar Crime

Law or Graduate School Name

  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law