Gombos Leyton PC is a boutique law firm providing full-service, business-effective representation for businesses and senior management.
With approximately 1,000 lawyers in 17 offices, Morrison & Foerster is a preeminent global law firm dedicated to delivering business-oriented results to clients across the United States, Europe and Asia. Dynamic technology and life science companies, large financial institutions, leading consumer product companies and other market leaders come to Morrison & Foerster for knowledge, innovation and business aptitude. Morrison & Foerster handles some of the world’s largest crossborder transactions and resolves major disputes across multiple jurisdictions. The firm has a long-standing commitment to pro bono work and social justice.
Jacob Shorter is an associate attorney at Gombos Leyton PC. His practice primarily focuses on False Claims Act defense, particularly involving colleges and universities. In addition to defending clients facing FCA liability, Jacob also represents clients in a broad range of civil litigation, including administrative law, employment law, higher-education law, and commercial disputes.
Mr. Shorter received his J.D. from George Mason University School of Law and his B.A. from the University of Tennessee at Martin.
Rachael Plymale is an attorney in Morrison & Foerster’s Government Contracts group. She represents both large and small government contractors in a full range of contract matters including False Claims Act litigation, investigations, bid protests, contract claims and disputes, and size determinations. Rachael has represented contractors in internal and external investigations of all sizes and in disclosures to the government. She has represented clients in both pre- and post-award bid protests before the Government Accountability Office and the Court of Federal Claims as well as contract terminations and requests for equitable adjustments at the Boards of Contract Appeals. Her practice also includes counseling clients on a variety of regulatory and contractual compliance issues, particularly in small business matters such as appeals at the SBA's Office of Hearings and Appeals and small business contracting.