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Senior Counsel
Washington, DC
Douglas Behr
©2024 Keller and Heckman LLP

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

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 works with healthcare professionals and others on matters regulated by the DEA. 

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 is a contributing author of the Beyond Telecom Law Blog and Consumer Protection Connection.


  • Federal American Inn of Court


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