White Collar Defense
Kirk Ogrosky represents corporations and executives in civil and criminal investigations, False Claims Act litigation, and trial. Having a track record of successful resolutions and an ability to achieve timely results has been the hallmark of his practice. If unable to resolve a matter, he is an experienced trial attorney and litigator having first-chaired numerous high profile cases.
Kirk’s practice focuses on fraud and abuse matters in the healthcare and government contracting sectors. He has taken almost 40 defendants through trial to verdict during the past 20 years, and juries have returned verdicts in his favor on all counts in trials he has first-chaired in the last 10 years. Kirk frequently speaks as a faculty member, panelist and keynote on fraud issues, foreign bribery, and trial. He serves as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Georgetown University where he teaches courses on the use of experts and healthcare fraud.
Prior to joining the firm, Kirk served as the Deputy Chief of the Fraud Section in the Criminal Division of DOJ from 2006 to 2010 and as an Assistant US Attorney in the Southern District of Florida from 1999 to 2004. Based on his government service, he is widely recognized as the key architect behind modern criminal healthcare enforcement programs. While at DOJ, he managed prosecutors handling national FCA parallel proceedings, FCPA investigations, and securities fraud matters. He also served on committees of the joint DOJ-HHS Healthcare Fraud Prevention and Enforcement Action Team (HEAT).
White Collar Defense Representative Matters
- Litigated False Claims Act cases involving allegations related to (a) hospital and provider billing of drugs and devices; (b) cost report fraud; (c) improper rebating; and (d) miscoding of patient transfers, among others.
- Pharmaceutical manufacturers in qui tam cases related to alleged violations of the FDCA and Anti-Kickback Statute violations.
- Pharmaceutical and device manufacturers and senior executives in FCPA and UK Bribery Act investigations.
- Physicians and individuals in litigation involving healthcare fraud offenses.
- Healthcare providers and physicians in government investigations and qui tam cases involving alleged health care fraud, Anti-Kickback Statute, and Stark law violations.
Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business 2012-2015 for Healthcare (DC)
Washington, DC Super Lawyers 2012-2015: Top 100 Lawyers in DC
The Legal 500 US 2014-2015 for White-Collar Criminal Defense
LMG Guide, Life Sciences Star 2012-2015
Washington, DC Super Lawyers 2012-2014 for Criminal Defense: White Collar and Healthcare
Washingtonian's "Best Lawyers" 2013 for Health Care Law
HHS OIG's Exceptional Achievement and Prosecutive Leadership Awards, 2010.
US Attorney General's Award for Distinguished Service, 2008.
HHS OIG's Integrity Award, 2003 and 2008.
US Assistant Attorney General's Award for Special Initiative, 2007.
EOUSA Director's Award for Superior Performance as an Assistant US Attorney, 2003.
Martindale: AV rated