Constantine Cannon is an internationally recognized law firm, with offices in New York, Washington DC and London, with expertise in antitrust and fraud. Over the past ten years, the firm has recovered for its clients more than $5 billion and tens of billions of dollars more in injunctive relief. The firm’s experience spans across multiple industries including healthcare, banking, pharmaceuticals, securities and commodities trading, insurance, high tech, the Internet and government contracting.
About Our Team
Gordon Schnell has been a partner of Constantine Cannon since 1999, focusing on antitrust, fraud and whistleblower law. He practices before all levels of federal court and regularly represents clients on antitrust and fraud matters before the DOJ, FTC and other federal and state enforcement agencies. Mr. Schnell represents whistleblowers under the False Claims Act, Dodd-Frank/Wall Street Reform Act and the vast array of other whistleblower laws.
Mr. Schnell writes and speaks extensively on antitrust and fraud issues and is routinely interviewed and quoted in major business publications across the country including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes, CNN, Bloomberg, USA Today, Newsweek and NPR. Mr. Schnell graduated from Columbia University School of Law in 1991 as a Stone Scholar, and from Tufts University in 1986, summa cum laude, with a degree in electrical engineering and physics. Mr. Schnell is a two-time recipient of the N. Hobbs Knight Prize Scholarship in Physics, is listed in the International Who’s Who of Competition Lawyers, and has been selected repeatedly as one of New York’s “Superlawyers” by Thomson Reuters. To learn more about Mr. Schnell, click here.
Marlene Koury is an associate in the New York office of Constantine Cannon. Ms. Koury joined the firm in 2007 and concentrates her practice on antitrust litigation and counseling and representing whistleblowers under the False Claims Act and the Dodd-Frank/Wall Street Reform Act. Ms. Koury earned her J.D., cum laude, from Seattle University and her B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Washington. Ms. Koury is admitted to practice in New York. To learn more about Ms. Koury, click here.
Mr. Enzler joined Constantine Cannon in 2008 as an associate in the firm’s Washington, DC office. His practice focuses on commercial litigation, antitrust, and representing whistleblowers under the False Claims Act and the Dodd-Frank/Wall Street Reform Act. Mr. Enzler earned a J.D., magna cum laude, from The Catholic University, Columbus School of Law in 2005 and his undergraduate degree from Iowa State University. Mr. Enzler is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and in New York. To learn more about Mr. Enzler, click here.
About Our Whistleblower Practice
Constantine Cannon has extensive experience representing whistleblowers under the False Claims Act, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and the vast array of other federal and state laws designed to encourage industry insiders to step forward and report fraud or misconduct. The firm’s whistleblower lawyers were among the first in the country to bring a claim under the whistleblower provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act.
A select listing of whistleblower cases in which the firm is currently engaged includes:
- Representation of two scientists who allege their former employer, a major pharmaceutical company, falsified test data to inflate the efficacy it reported to the FDA and on its drug labels.
- Representation of an industry analyst and a commodities trader who allege a scheme among certain financial institutions to price fix and manipulate the trading of futures contracts of certain commodities.
- Representation of a former lab technician who alleges the outpatient oncology clinic where she worked falsified patient records to support fraudulent billing of Medicare for services the clinic did not provide.
- Representation of an industry insider who alleges manipulation of the rates of certain government securities.