Patrick F. Linehan Esq.

Steptoe & Johnson LLP
Linehan, Patrick F.

Mr. Linehan is a partner in Steptoe & Johnson LLP's Washington office, where he is a member of the firm's Securities Enforcement & Litigation and White-Collar Criminal Defense groups. His diverse practice focuses on representing clients in matters involving securities enforcement and private securities litigation, white-collar criminal defense and employment litigation. He received his B.A. from Yale College, an Ed.M. from Harvard University and his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.


Mr. Linehan is co-author for Bloomberg BNA Corporate Practice Portfolio Series No. 54-3rd, Indemnification and Insurance for Officers and Directors.  The portfolio volume discusses many of the issues involved in indemnifying and insuring corporate directors and officers against liability stemming from both judicial and administrative determinations. In addition to analyzing statutory indemnification provisions, the portfolio discusses developments in reducing director liability and examines D&O policies and the claims process.