Lee Blalack > O'Melveny & Myers LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

O'Melveny & Myers LLP
1625 EYE STREET, N.W.
SUITE 500 WEST
WASHINGTON DC 20006
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
United States

Work Department

Health Care

Position

Regional Head: Partner

Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Maryland Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association 

Education

  • University of Memphis, J.D., 1994: magna cum laude; articles editor, University of Memphis Law Review
  • University of Memphis, MA, 1996
  • University of Memphis, BA, 1990

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Healthcare: health insurers

The team at O’Melveny & Myers LLP is praised by clients as ‘exceptional in every way’, with the team offering particular strength on contentious matters. It is experienced in both civil and criminal cases, offering expertise on false claims act cases, state and federal government inquiries and class action cases. Notably, it has acted for a consolidated group of Kaiser Permanente plans on 6 False Claims act cases worth over $1bn. The team is led by David Deaton, who is based in Newport Beach and offers regulatory support. Lee Blalack heads the Washington DC-based litigation practice and is known for representing Anthem, Humana and OptumRx. San Francisco-based Caitlin Bair is also recommended for representing managed care organizations.