McLane_L_04595_TLaura McLane
+1 617 535 4410

Laura McLane serves as head of McDermott’s Boston Litigation Practice Group and as co-chair of the Firm’s Health Care Litigation Team. Laura represents national and international clients in health care, securities and other government enforcement matters, both civil and criminal. She also represents clients in professional and products liability cases and in complex commercial disputes. A significant part of Laura’s practice is devoted to representing health care and other companies, as well as individuals, in government investigations and qui tam litigation based on the False Claims Act (FCA) and related statutes, including the Anti-Kickback Statute and the Stark Law. Laura represents clients in FCA cases pending in federal district courts throughout the country, as well as in federal courts of appeals and the United States Supreme Court.

Rebecca C. Martin
New York
+1 212 547 5554

Rebecca has broad experience in investigations, litigations and settlements involving the False Claims Act, Anti-Kickback Statute, and other health care and financial fraud matters. She represents a wide range of health care clients in False Claims Act and grand jury investigations and litigations, including an academic medical center, hospitals, a multi-state physician practice, providers of pharmaceutical product support and medical education, private equity and REIT clients, skilled nursing facilities, a pharmaceutical wholesaler and a major diagnostics company.



Tony Maida
New York
T: +1 212 547 5492

Tony counsels health care and life sciences clients on government investigations, regulatory compliance and compliance program development. Having served as a government official, Tony has extensive experience in health care fraud and abuse and compliance issues, including the federal and state Anti-Kickback and Stark Laws and Medicare and Medicaid coverage and payment rules. He represents clients in False Claims Act (FCA) qui tam matters, government audits, civil monetary penalty and exclusion investigations, and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) suspension, and revocation actions, negotiating and implementing corporate integrity agreements, and making government self-disclosures. Tony also draws on his background in government investigations to assist clients in evaluating, developing and implementing corporate compliance programs.


Evan Panich
Boston Office
T: +1 617 535 3836

Evan is a member of McDermott’s Health Litigation Team. He focuses his practice on health care fraud and abuse matters, white-collar and securities defense matters, and complex civil litigation. Evan has significant experience defending health care and life science companies in civil litigation and government investigations relating to, for example, alleged violations of the False Claims Act, Anti-Kickback Statute and related state statutes. In addition, Evan regularly works with health care entities to evaluate compliance risks and evaluate whether and to what extent they should refund payors.