Mr. Linehan is a Partner at the internationally recognized law firm of Steptoe & Johnson LLP and Chairs MEOA's Audit Committee, and a member of the Compensation Committee. As a highly skilled and respected lawyer, Mr. Linehan represents individuals and corporations in both civil litigation and criminal investigations matters. He is also a member of the firm’s Securities Enforcement, Antitrust / Competition, Government Contracts, and Financial Services practice groups.
He has defended clients in all phases of government investigations and prosecutions against allegations of securities fraud and regulatory violations, False Claims Act violations, FDA and healthcare fraud, antitrust fraud, and tax fraud, and others. He has also litigated civil cases in federal and state courts and before arbitration panels spanning a broad range of areas, including securities, breaches of fiduciary duty, employment, government contracts, False Claims Act, copyright, and general commercial matters.
Mr. Linehan has been recognized as a Washington, DC Super Lawyer and Legal 500 US. He holds a Juris Doctorate from Georgetown University Law Center, an Ed.M. from Harvard University, and a BA from Yale University. His bar memberships include the District of Columbia and the State of New York.