Lori A. Rubin

Senior Counsel


Lori Rubin is a senior counsel and litigation lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. Ms. Rubin’s practice focuses on internal investigations, government investigations, and litigation for health care providers and government contractors. Her practice centers on the False Claims Act and also extends to appealing and litigating Medicare rules and reimbursement decisions, as well as handling a multitude of civil litigation for health care providers. In addition, Lori has particular experience in website compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation Act.

Lori is a member of the Government Enforcement, Defense & Investigations Practice, the Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice, and the Health Care Industry Team.

False Claims Act Investigations and Litigation

Lori represents clients across the country on internal investigations, government investigations, and litigation arising out of the False Claims Act. She handles cases that transition from investigations into litigation, including qui tam actions, with or without government intervention. She has represented a variety of defendants in False Claims Act actions, including a multitude of health care providers and various types of government contractors.

Health Care Litigation

In addition to representing health care providers in False Claims Act matters, Lori also represents health care industry participants in a variety of civil litigation and in appeals of Medicare rules and decisions. She has particular experience challenging final rules as invalid under the Administrative Procedure Act and the Medicare Act. She has litigated health care matters before the Provider Reimbursement Review Board, in a variety of U.S. District Courts, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. She also has extensive experience investigating and litigating issues involving the Stark Law and the Anti-Kickback Statute.

Website Compliance

Lori has particular experience in website compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Rehabilitation Act. She has counselled clients regarding website compliance and equal access principles. Lori is familiar with the developing law in this area, and its impact on a variety of entities, including retail and service establishments, third party vendors, employers, and government entities.


Lori was selected for inclusion in the 2014 – 2019 Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers – Rising Stars® lists.


Lori earned her law degree from Duke University School of Law (J.D., 2010). During law school, Lori was a summer associate with Foley and a clerk for the Georgia Legal Services Program.

Lori earned a bachelor’s degree, with distinction, in English language and literature from the University of Virginia (B.A., 2007).


Lori is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Virginia, before the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia, and the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.

Representative Matters

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Representing specialty pharmacy company in Department of Justice investigation regarding pharmaceutical manufacturers.
Represented Fortune 500 company in internal investigation of potential false claims or false statements to the government in a defense industry matter.
Representing major health care system in South Florida in investigation by the Department of Justice, U.S. Attorneys' Office of the Southern District of Florida.