Jennifer Wicht’s practice includes complex civil and criminal litigation. Ms. Wicht has represented corporations and individuals in government investigations, both civil and criminal, as well as in False Claims Act cases and other complex civil litigation. The primary focus of her practice has been in the health care industry, including the representation of pharmaceutical manufacturers, PBMs, hospitals, senior living facilities, and distributors of medical and surgical supplies, pharmaceuticals, and DME. Ms. Wicht has represented clients at trial in federal and state courts, in appellate courts, and in arbitration proceedings. She has represented individuals and corporations in various stages of criminal proceedings ranging from grand jury investigations to post-conviction relief.
Ms. Wicht received her B.A. from Haverford College in 1992 and her J.D., magna cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center. Prior to joining Williams & Connolly in 2000, Ms. Wicht clerked for Judge Harold H. Greene of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, then Judge James L. Buckley of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia. Ms. Wicht was a member of the firm’s hiring committee from 2008 to 2011, and spent four years on the firm’s Summer Associate Assignment Committee. She has been a member of Williams & Connolly’s Associate Evaluation committee since 2011. She currently serves as co-chair of Williams & Connolly's State Attorneys General Investigation practice group.