Amy Kearbey advises clients on health care fraud and abuse laws, with a particular focus on the Stark Law and the Anti-Kickback Statute. She counsels a broad range of health industry stakeholders, including hospital systems, medical societies, physician practice management companies, manufacturers, clinical laboratories and data informatics companies.

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  • Advised Fortune 500 Company regarding $2.6 Billion strategic acquisition of health analytics company
  • Represented a health system in the defense of a qui tam action under the False Claims Act based on alleged violations of the Stark Law and the Anti-Kickback Statute with over $1 billion in alleged damages, obtaining partial summary judgment and a negotiated settlement
  • Secured a favorable Advisory Opinion on behalf of a manufacturer, from the Office of Inspector General (OIG) regarding issues under the Anti-Kickback Statute and the Civil Monetary Penalties Law’s prohibition on beneficiary inducements

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  • Super Lawyers “Rising Star” 2014


  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association, Health Law Section
  • National Blood Clot Alliance, Board of Directors


Duke University School of Law, JD, 2005
Dartmouth College, AB, 2001

District of Columbia
North Carolina

Courts / Agencies
US District Court for the District of Columbia

Amy Hooper Kearbey

Insights & Events / Media

Webinar / McDermott Event / October 23, 2018

Healthcare Enforcement Quarterly Roundup / Q3 | September 2018

Chicago, Illinois / McDermott Event / September 27, 2018