Andrew M. Beato Partner

T: 202.661.0938

Overview

Andrew M. Beato is the Chair of the False Claims Act and Whistleblower Practice Group at Stein Mitchell Cipollone Beato & Missner LLP.  His practice focuses on representing qui tam relators in the United States and abroad in cases involving violations of the False Claims Act.  Mr. Beato has substantial experience representing clients in high-profile government fraud investigations with various state and federal agencies, including the Department of Justice, State Attorneys General Offices, the Food and Drug Administration, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Internal Revenue Service, and the Department of Defense.  In addition, he represents clients in regulatory matters before the Federal Trade Commission, the Federal Communications Commission, and state agencies. 

In an article published in The Hindu, India’s leading English language newspaper, Mr. Beato advocates for a strong whistle-blower protection law:  No country for whistle-blowers.

Honors & Awards

WASHINGTON’S BEST LAWYERS 2016, 2015, 2013 
  • WASHINGTONIAN Magazine selects Andrew Beato for his outstanding record of achievement as a Whistleblower lawyer.

Community & Professional Activities

Member, American Bar Association, Antitrust Section

Member, Maryland State Bar Association

Member, District of Columbia Bar Association

1100 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 1100, Washington, D.C. 20036  |  Phone: 202.737.7777
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Admissions

  • Maryland 
  • District of Columbia
  • Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

Education

American University, The Washington College of Law, J.D.

  • Staff editor, The American University Journal of International Law and Policy

Boston University, 1991, summa cum laude with distinction