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Barbara E. Taylor

Special Counsel
Los Angeles
F: +1.213.443.2845


  • J.D., Yale University, 1987
  • B.A., California State University, Sacramento, 1983, with honors, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • New York, 1988
  • California, 1993
  • Texas, 2016
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Barbara Taylor is a Special Counsel in the Government Contracts, Investigations & International Trade Practice Group in the firm's Los Angeles office.

Areas of Practice

Barbara's practice includes complex civil litigation, corporate internal investigations, and responding to government investigations. Her complex civil litigation practice focuses on business disputes and defense of qui tam (false claims) and human trafficking cases. Her internal investigations practice focuses on clients in the defense and aerospace industry regarding government contract and cost accounting issues, and product quality and testing.

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False Claims Act Defense Law Blog Posts

Government Contracts, Investigations & International Trade Blog Posts

Healthcare Law Blog Posts

White Collar Defense Blog Posts

  • "Got Pot? The Feds Try to Make Mortgagee Banks Liable Under the Crack House Statute," January 19, 2012 
  • "No Strings Attached: The Latest Expansion of the Lacey Act," January 19, 2012