Joseph Salonga

Mr. Salonga conducts initial investigations into the firm’s newest whistleblower matters, and assists in preparation and maintenance of federal agency submissions and False Claims Act litigation.

Current Role

  • Whistleblower Investigator and Paralegal, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP

Experience

  • Prior to Joining Hagens Berman, Mr. Salonga was a legal assistant and paralegal at another Washington-based firm where he researched statutes and case law, drafted pleadings and briefs and reviewed citations for accuracy.
  • He has also managed complex case schedules, including document production in discovery, and has worked in bookkeeping, cashflow analysis, and accounts management, bringing keen observational and analytical skills to his current role.

Languages

  • Filipino (Tagalog)
  • Japanese
  • German

Personal Insight

When not spending time with his husband and three children, Joseph is a tennis umpire and volleyball referee at the NCAA and professional levels. He is proud to have officiated at three different Special Olympics.