Emily Heard «knows how to listen, is very organized and makes life easier for the client» sources of compliments. They add that he is «able to handle different plaintiffs with different perspectives of the case both smoothly and efficiently.» Susie Smith is recognised by her colleagues as an «excellent lawyer» whose practice covers the full range of public procurement issues in the EU and the UK. Laura Brealey has «the ability to understand the issues and apply her legal knowledge in a pragmatic and clear way to a situation while understanding all the risks.» Fran Mussellwhite is a world-class litigation specialist with extensive experience advising bidders and contracting authorities on procurement challenges. Gregory Smith receives comprehensive recommendations for his government contracting practice from sources and has over 45 years of experience advising contractors and subcontractors in the aerospace, shipbuilding and electronics industries. In this chapter, we pay tribute to the government`s top 465 contract lawyers. They have distinguished themselves by advising public and private sector clients on a wide range of contentious and non-contentious procurement issues in a wide range of sectors. Gibson Dunn is one of the largest U.S. law firms specializing in mergers and acquisitions in the aerospace and defense industry. Our Government Contracts Group regularly works with our corporate transaction lawyers to provide our specialized expertise in government contracting. This allows buyers and sellers of government contractors to enter into transactions and obtain important information about various factors that affect the price and feasibility of a proposed transaction, such as: While procurement contracts under the FAR may be the first thing clients consider to be in the realm of government contracts, RJO also represents clients in a variety of non-supply contract matters. Recent business cases include the creation of a Manufacturing Innovation Institute, funded through a collaborative agreement with the Ministry of Defense, and significant work on behalf of entrepreneurs under the SBA`s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. During the COVID-19 pandemic, we helped our clients negotiate emergency contracts for vaccine distribution and administration. RJO has also advised on projects involving projects other than state and federal procurement law, including maritime, environmental, and energy law.
At Blake, Cassels & Graydon, Judy Wilson has over 30 years of experience in infrastructure and government contracts and is recognized for her extensive expertise in PPP and project management. Doing business with the U.S. government comes with a variety of specialized challenges. Andrew Chew is «tireless in his search for details that complete the picture and help clients judge a reasoned business response.» Sources add that he has «a quick turnaround, an eye for detail and a thorough knowledge of construction issues.» David Warren has extensive experience representing governments, sponsors and contractors on major infrastructure and energy projects. Andrew Stephenson is recommended for his work on projects in technology, engineering, construction and infrastructure. Robert Metzger of Rogers Joseph O`Donnell «leaves nothing to chance and looks at a problem from every angle,» the sources praise. They add: «His expertise in public procurement and technology issues is extensive.» Osborne Clarke`s Catherine Wolfenden has «a leading reputation» on government contracts, and commentators added: «She is well regarded in the field.» Our government contracting team is familiar with compliance and, where appropriate, the economics that may arise from compliance concerns. Government contractors continue to face a significant increase in enforcement action under civil and criminal false claims laws, both through direct government actions and private qui-tam whistleblowers. Our lawyers have extensive experience advising clients on all aspects of compliance with the False Claims Act. They assist in the design and implementation of compliance programs, assist clients in conducting internal investigations of potential and suspected violations, and defend against civil and criminal lawsuits. In all areas, we distinguish ourselves by guiding our clients through one of the most significant legal risks in the industry.
We are one of the few U.S. law firms with experience in internal investigations, from district court litigation to U.S. Supreme Court appeals. We handle matters to the fullest extent of federal, state and municipal contract law. At Straatman Koster Advocaten, JF (Frederik) van Nouhuys receives high praise for his «very active practice in public procurement» and is widely regarded as «the lawyer in this field». Whether you are an industry leader or a small or emerging company, we are ready to help you with all your government contracts and grants. Roger Bickerstaff has a «good reputation in the market» of reporting sources. He brings over 25 years of procurement experience in the technology sector.
Peter Dann Jørgensen is praised for his leading work advising private companies and government agencies on procurement issues. Jan Byok is described by market commentators as a «leading lawyer» for supply contracts. His practice includes procurement and competition issues in a variety of industries. Stuart Cairns is known to his peers for his «impressive knowledge, precision and good collaboration» as well as for his «excellent social skills». Since 1978, Peckar & Abramson has been advising federal, state and local contractors. Thanks to our extensive experience in assisting government contractors with construction and infrastructure projects, we have gained invaluable knowledge of government procurement, which allows us to assist contractors in various sectors in all aspects of government procurement. Carlos Silva V of Morales & Besa is a favorite among colleagues and clients who describe him as an «excellent lawyer and expert in public tenders». Government contracts can be cost-effective and successful – as long as contractors understand and appreciate the regulations in place. Our team has advised government contractors on virtually every aspect of the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) as well as country-specific rules. BLP`s David Gutiérrez impresses sources with the depth and breadth of his expertise in government contracts, which includes 20 years of experience advising national and international financial institutions on project finance issues.