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Kayla Stachniak Kaplan represents clients across all industries in complex commercial litigation, internal and government investigations, civil False Claims Act (FCA) cases, and Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act (FIRREA) cases.
Kayla’s clients have included both corporations and individuals in the aerospace and defense, financial services, insurance, healthcare, pharmaceutical, real estate development, and manufacturing industries. In addition to her practice in state and federal courts, including at the appellate level, Kayla also has practiced before international arbitral tribunals (both International Chamber of Commerce and ad hoc arbitrations).
Kayla regularly writes and speaks on civil FCA and FIRREA developments.
Before joining Morgan Lewis, Kayla was an associate in the FCA and FIRREA practice at another global law firm.
Awards and Affiliations
Capital Pro Bono High Honor Roll
District of Columbia
US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
US District Court for the District of Columbia
Columbia Law School, 2009, J.D., James Kent Scholar
Tulane University, 2006, B.S. and B.A., Anthropology and Political Science, summa cum laude