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Warner Mendenhall

Warner Mendenhall

Representing whistleblowers under the False Claims Act Qui Tam provisions.
  • Employment Law, Personal Injury, Health Care Law ...
  • Ohio
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Warner represents brave whistleblowers who expose the misuse of federal dollars in local government grant programs, military contracting, Medicare and Medicaid programs, and at for-profit proprietary or career schools. These actions, brought under the Federal False Claims Act, empower citizens to act on behalf of the Federal Government to recover misspent and wasted funds. To date, Warner’s clients have helped return almost $20,000,000.00 to the United States Treasury.

Practice Areas
Employment Law
Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
Personal Injury
Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Health Care Law
Civil Rights
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Discrimination, Employment, Fair Housing, Police Misconduct, Privacy Law
Gov & Administrative Law
Administrative Law, Election Law, Government Contracts, Legislative & Government Affairs
Municipal Law
Additional Practice Area
  • False Claims Act and Qui Tam Whistleblower
  • Free Consultation
    Free Initial Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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6th Circuit
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U.S. Supreme Court
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United States District Court for the Northern & Southern Districts of Ohio
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  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
The Law Offices of Warner Mendenhall
- Current
City Council
City of Akron
University of Akron
J.D. (1998) | Law
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Kent State University
M.A. (1996) | Political Science
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University of Akron
B.A. (1985) | Political Science
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Superb Rating
AV Preeminent Peer Rating
Client Champion - SILVER
Best Bankruptcy Attorneys in Akron
Top Attorney - Accident & Injury
Professional Associations
Ohio Association for Justice
Activities: Summit County Association for Justice
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WMVU Low Power FM
Board Member
- Current
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Ohio Center for Investigative Reporting
Board Member
- Current
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The Scanlon Inn of Court
- Current
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Summit County Association for Justice
Board Member
- Current
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Akron Bar Association
- Current
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Ohio State Bar
- Current
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Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund
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Articles & Publications
Belisario Betancur's peace process, 1982-1986 : trauma and state autonomy in Colombia
Dissertation, Kent State University
Speaking Engagements
Post COVID Legal Aftermath- Interview with Attorney Warner Mendenhall, The Medical Truth Podcast
Recent Cases & Legal Topics, Beyond the Data Podcast
False Claims Act, Physicians Legal Issues, American Bar Association, Chicago, IL
Whistleblower Case Studies, American Bar Association, Health Law Section
Using Federal, State, and Local Public Records, Finding public documents: Public records and FOIA
Qui Tam and False Claims Act Update, Summit County Association for Justice
False Claims Act, Health Law Section
Public Records, Ohio Public Records Act
Websites & Blogs
Warner Mendenhall Website
Warner Mendenhall Blog
Legal Answers
3 Questions Answered
Q. i sold a house for 25000 dollars i got 4900 dollars i was told the money went into escrow was i suppose to get that back
A: A water bill lien could do that. It sounds like a lot. I would ask the water department to show where that amount was justified. The title company will have a complete accounting of payments on liens. Look at your closing statement.
Q. Hello, currently I am in bind with my leasing office. Its about a lease they say we signed but we didn't.
A: Attorney's need to see what you documents you are referring to to give you an opinion. It sounds like it is a rental agreement that requires you to give 60 days notice before leaving. If you did not sign anything you could give them 30 days notice and leave.
Q. Legal or not, a minor child is killed mom not permited 2 identify her.
A: More detail on this is needed to answer. Where was the minor child living? Did the mother have custody? Were the mother's parental rights taken in a dependency, abuse, neglect case? etc...
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Beaver Street Investments, LLC v. Summit County, Ohio
US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Martin v. Petersen Health Operations, LLC
US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
State ex rel. Guest v. Husted
Supreme Court of Ohio
Kurutz v. cleveland
Ohio Court of Appeals, Eighth District
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Contact & Map
Mendenhall Law Group
Boston Office
20 Park Plaza
Suite 400-4
Boston, MA 02116
Telephone: (617) 297-2227
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Mendenhall Law Group
Akron Office
190 N Union St
Suite 201
Akron, OH 44304
Telephone: (330) 535-9160
Fax: (330) 762-9743
Monday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 6 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday: 12 PM - 6 PM
Sunday: Closed
Notice: Sunday by appointment.