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Douglas
J.
Behr
Senior Counsel
Washington, DC
Douglas Behr

Douglas (Doug) Behr practices civil litigation and white-collar criminal defense. He also helps clients address matters regulated by the Drug Enforcement Administration.

Doug represents businesses, trade associations, and individuals before federal and state trial and appellate courts, regulatory bodies, and licensing forums, with a concentration on Lanham Act false advertising, contract disputes, white collar crime defense, product liability, and trade regulation controversies. He also advises members of the business community on litigation avoidance and worked with health care professionals and others on matters regulated by the Drug Enforcement Administration. 

Prior to entering private practice, Doug served 12 years as an Assistant United States Attorney, primarily as a prosecutor, and received a special achievement award from the Justice Department. He is a faculty member of the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. 

Doug was a contributing author of the Beyond Telecom Law Blog, Consumer Protection Connection, and Food Court Report.

Memberships

  • Federal American Inn of Court

Education

Northwestern University
B.A.
1969
New York University School of Law
J.D.
1972
Georgetown University
LL.M
1975