Christopher W. Wasson is a partner in the Philadelphia office of Pepper Hamilton LLP, where he practices in the firm’s Health Sciences Department. Mr. Wasson is a member of the firm's Executive Committee and serves as Chair of the firm's Finance Committee.
Mr. Wasson maintains a varied practice in mass tort, product liability, False Claims Act and Anti-Kickback Statute actions, professional malpractice and commercial litigation matters in state and federal courts throughout the country. He also represents clients in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry in connection with civil and criminal investigations by federal, state and municipal authorities.
In addition, Mr. Wasson counsels manufacturers, distributors and retailers on a variety of issues affecting regulated products within the authority of such governmental agencies as the Food and Drug Administration, the Consumer Product Safety Commission and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Specifically, he has counseled clients on their compliance reporting obligations, recall campaigns, responses to formal inquiries, and compliance with labeling, warranty, advertising and packaging requirements.