Theodore Alexander - McDermott Will & Emery


Theodore (Ted) E. Alexander focuses his practice on white collar criminal defense, regulatory enforcement and compliance matters, and complex civil litigation.

Ted has substantial experience conducting internal investigations and representing clients in healthcare, securities, and other government enforcement matters.  He has conducted independent investigations on behalf of audit and special litigation committees of the board of directors and has handled criminal and civil healthcare matters for various organizations, including in connection with alleged violations of the False Claims Act, Federal Anti-Kickback Statute, and matters arising under the Stark law.

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  • Represents major health care systems in False Claims Act, Anti-Kickback Statute, Stark Law, and controlled substance diversion investigations
  • Advises large audit and wealth management firms regarding SEC regulations
  • Represented Special Litigation Committee of the Board of Directors of a publicly traded company investigating a derivative suit

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  • District of Columbia Courts, Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2023


  • DC Volunteer Lawyers Project, Junior Board Member


George Washington University Law School, JD, with honors, 2018
Cornell University, BS, 2011

US District Court for the District of Columbia

District of Columbia