John LaRocca

Executive Vice President and General Counsel


Mr. LaRocca is an executive vice president and general counsel for Eagle Pharmaceuticals, and serves as the company’s chief compliance officer. He joined the company after a 15-year career with Actavis, serving in various functions within the legal department. Most recently he served as deputy general counsel, Americas. Mr. LaRocca was primarily responsible for managing the legal services supporting the branded and generic pharmaceutical businesses of Actavis in Canada, the United States, and Latin America.

Prior to going in-house, Mr. LaRocca was a practicing attorney in New York City for 11 years, specializing in mergers and acquisitions, securities compliance, and commercial litigation.

Mr. LaRocca has a JD from the Columbia School of Law and a BA from Columbia College.