Anand Swaminathan is a partner at Loevy & Loevy.
Anand joined Loevy & Loevy in 2010. Since joining the firm, Anand has worked on a broad range of constitutional and civil rights cases, including wrongful convictions, the denial of medical care to inmates and detainees in jails and prisons, and retaliation for exercising free speech rights. Anand also works extensively on False Claims Act litigation, in which he represents whistleblowers alleging military and other government contractor fraud, Medicare and Medicaid fraud, construction/contractor (MBE/DBE) fraud, bid-rigging, and tax fraud. Anand also represents whistleblowers in financial fraud cases under the Dodd-Frank financial reform bill, and in complex fraud cases under other federal and state statutes.
Prior to joining Loevy & Loevy, Anand worked as an associate at Vladeck, Waldman, Elias & Engelhard, a New York law firm specializing in plaintiff-side employment matters. While at the Vladeck firm, Anand worked on individual and class action lawsuits, and also represented whistleblowers in cases under federal and state false claims act statutes.
During his career, Anand has served as counsel in cases resulting in tens of millions of dollars in trial verdicts and settlements.
Anand graduated from Harvard Law School in 2006. He was awarded the Andrew L. Kaufman Award, given each year to the graduating student who provided the most pro bono service during law school, for performing more than 2,000 hours of volunteer legal work. During law school, Anand served as an officer and member of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau, a student-run legal services center, and worked at the National Immigration Project as a National Lawyers Guild Haywood Burns Fellow. Following law school, Anand clerked for Judge Theodore H. Katz of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Anand is currently a member of the Legal Committee of the Center for Constitutional Rights.
• New York, 2007
• Illinois, 2010
• U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2007
• U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 2010
• U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2011
• U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 2011
• U.S. District Court District of New Mexico, 2011
• U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin, 2012
Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts
• J.D. – 2006
University of Wisconsin
• B.A. – 2001
Clerkships & Past Employment
• Law Clerk, Hon. Theodore H. Katz, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York