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Can Zuckerman Law represent me in my SEC Whistleblower claim if I do not live in the state or country where the law firm has an office?

Yes. Zuckerman Law represents SEC whistleblowers both domestically and internationally. There is no citizenship requirement to be eligible for an SEC whistleblower award.

According the 2016 Annual Report to Congress on the SEC Whistleblower Program, the states that yield the highest number of tips are:

  • California,
  • New York,
  • Florida,
  • Ohio, and
  • Texas.

Since the beginning of the whistleblower program, submissions have come from whistleblowers in 103 countries outside of the United States. According to a recent SEC press release, the SEC Whistleblower Office received the highest number of tips from whistleblowers in the:

  • United Kingdom,
  • Canada,
  • China;
  • India; and
  • Australia.

One of the largest awards to date – more than $30 million – was issued to a whistleblower living in a foreign country.

For more information about whistleblower rewards and bounties, click here and contact the SEC whistleblower lawyers at Zuckerman Law at 202-262-8959.

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Jason Zuckerman, Principal of Zuckerman Law, litigates whistleblower retaliation, qui tam, wrongful discharge, and other employment-related claims. He is rated 10 out of 10 by Avvo, was recognized by Washingtonian magazine as a “Top Whistleblower Lawyer” in 2015 and selected by his peers to be included in The Best Lawyers in America® and in SuperLawyers.