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Samuel H. Israel

Samuel H. Israel

Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel

Samuel H. Israel was appointed vice president, chief legal officer, and general counsel in July 2017. Prior to joining Lannett, he was a partner with Fox Rothschild, a national, full-service law firm, with 22 offices providing legal services in more than 60 practice areas. He served as chair of the firm’s Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology practice and handled a variety of commercial litigation matters.

“Our role is to provide sound legal advice and mitigate risk within a heavily regulated industry.  To that end, we have led initiatives for an even stronger, more comprehensive system of compliance across a whole range of areas. We want to maintain Lannett’s excellent track record of reliability, bringing quality products to market while keeping our customers safe.”

Sam earned a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and a Juris Doctor with honors from Rutgers University School of Law.