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Virginia Wright is an associate in the Government Enforcement and Investigations Practice Group. Virginia received a J.D. from Harvard Law School, where she was an article editor and executive technical editor for the Journal of Law and Gender and Professional Chair for HLS Lambda. She has a B.A. (summa cum laude) in Classical Studies from the University of Alabama, where she was a member of the 7th Cohort of the University Fellows Experience.

On June 21, 2022, the Supreme Court granted certiorari in United States ex rel. Polansky v. Executive Health Resources, Inc., a case which will decide whether the Department of Justice maintains the authority to dismiss False Claims Act (FCA) qui tam suits brought by private relators after it initially declines to intervene. The Court