Maurice Sayeh is a versatile litigator who has experience representing clients in commercial disputes, life sciences and healthcare compliance investigations, product liability and mass tort litigation, antitrust matters, and white collar investigations and defense, notably litigation under state and federal False Claims Acts.

Mr. Sayeh also maintains an active pro bono practice, including impact litigation relating to immigration and coaching high school students competing in the New York State High School Mock Trial Program.

A graduate of St. John's University School of Law, Mr. Sayeh was a member of the Polestino Trial Advocacy Institute and an Articles and Notes Editor for the American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review. In addition, Mr. Sayeh served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Eduardo Pardó (Ret.) of the New York County Supreme Court, Criminal Term, as a legal extern for the United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York, and as a student attorney for the Queens County District Attorney's Office.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Sayeh served as a law clerk to the Honorable James B. Clark, III of the United States District Court, District of New Jersey.

Perspectives

The Eighth Circuit Teaches Relators: Don’t Ask a Question Unless You Can Plead the Answer Under Rule 9(b)
Qui Notes: Unlocking the False Claims Act
Beware of Relators Wearing Wires
Qui Notes: Unlocking the False Claims Act

Credentials

Education
  • JD, St. John's University School of Law, 2017
  • BS, Public Relations, St. John's University, 2012
Admissions
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • US District Court, Western District of New York
  • US District Court, District of New Jersey
Clerkships
  • US District Court, District of New Jersey, The Honorable James B. Clark, III
Activities
  • Member, New York County Lawyers Association
  • Mentor, Ronald H. Brown Law School Prep Program
  • Mentor, New Jersey Law and Education Empowerment Program (NJ LEEP)
  • Volunteer, Young Debaters Program
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