Joel D. Hesch is a whistleblower advocate, attorney and author. He devoted 15 years as a U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Trial Attorney in the Civil Fraud Section in Washington, D.C., which administers the nationwide DOJ whistleblower reward program. While at DOJ, Mr. Hesch worked on fraud cases resulting in $1.5 billion in judgments and recoveries, and which paid over a quarter of a billion dollars in whistleblower rewards to citizens reporting fraud against the government. Mr. Hesch formed his own law firm that exclusively represents whistleblowers nationwide file for whistleblowers rewards for reporting fraud. He has authored several books on whistleblowing and the government reward programs. His website is: www.HowToReportFraud.com.