Shauna B. Itri represents whistleblowers in False Claims Act lawsuits in state and federal courts throughout the United States, and tax and securities whistleblowers with claims under the IRS and SEC whistleblower programs. Ms. Itri has worked on a series of False Claims Act cases against large drug companies for fraudulent Medicare and Medicaid drug pricing. This litigation has returned well over $1 billion to state and federal governments under the Federal and State False Claims Acts.
Shauna also has experience representing shareholders in securities class action cases that have recovered millions of dollars in settlements. She received a B.A. and an M.A. from Stanford University, where she captained the University's Women's soccer team and received her J.D. from Villanova University. She is presently an adjunct professor at Widener Law School and Villanova University, teaching corporate deviance courses. She was named a "Pennsylvania Super Lawyer Rising Star" in 2010-2013 by Philadelphia Magazine after an extensive nomination and polling process among Pennsylvania lawyers. She was placed on Philadelphia's First Judicial District's 2010 and 2011 Roll of Honor for Pro Bono Service for her service in the community.
Shauna currently serves as co-chair of Stanford University Alumni Undergraduate Admissions Volunteer Interview Program. She is the chief operating officer and a board member of the Junior League of Philadelphia, Inc., and an organization of approximately 800 women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.