Robert Platt represents clients in government and internal investigations in matters involving the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and other federal enforcement and regulatory agencies. With a focus on the healthcare industry, Rob represents clients facing regulatory investigations and enforcement actions in light of evolving standards of government regulators.
More specifically, Rob’s practice involves:
Rob is a contributor to the firm’s annual Healthcare Fraud Year in Review and our Inside the FCA Blog. He is involved with various firm-wide initiatives and serves as a member of the firm’s Attorney Life Committee.
While in law school, Rob served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Ricardo M. Urbina of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, a law clerk at Cleveland Clinic Foundation, and as a legal extern in the Office of Counsel to the Inspector General for HHS.
American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)
American Bar Association — Health Law Section
Obtained a jury trial victory on six of seven counts for the former vice president of Pilot Flying J who, along with three others, was accused of seeking to defraud customers
Engaged by a small, minority-owned information technology services company and its President/Owner to respond to notices of proposed debarment issued by Air Force
Represented the president of a large Department of Education contractor who had been suspended by the Department
Represented an employee of an environmental services company who had been proposed for debarment by the Environmental Protection Agency
Represented a former government employee in a DOJ investigation concerning alleged violations of the procurement integrity act and the acceptance of illegal gratuities.
Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers “Rising Star” (2018)
The George Washington University — ABA/BNA Award for Excellence in Health Law (2013)
American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics — Student Health Law Student Award Winner (2011)
Federal Circuit Bar Journal — Member