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Government Contract lawyers, federal contract law attorneys washington dcWhen companies receive federal government contracts, they may sometimes run into problems because they sometimes incorrectly misinterpret the applicable regulations or even find out that litigation in a bid protest may be the only remedy. Business owners and top corporate executives need more refined solutions to protect their bottom line.

Furthermore, the federal government has substantially increased oversight on contractors. In either situation, having a thorough understanding of the rules and assessing the government’s actions is the pathway to giving our clients honest and trustworthy advice.

Our goal is to focus on quickly getting to the heart of the problem, detecting weaknesses and strengths in each case, and advising our clients on the risk(s) of taking subsequent steps. We realize that to sometimes resolve legal disputes, substantive knowledge of various areas of procurement law is needed. This is especially true with government small business and SBA programs.

Regulatory Practices & Government Contracts Lawyer Services

With nationwide and overseas reach, and with law offices in Washington, D.C. and Colorado, Watson & Associates contracts lawyers offer legal representation and regulatory practices in a wide range of legal issues facing defense contractors today: They include:

  • Bid protests (Agency, GAO, and Court of Federal Claims
  • Contract Disputes and CDA claims
  • Compliance and statutory guidance
  • Federal contract consulting services
  • Government investigations
  • Government construction matters
  • Legislative and policy
  • Litigation and appeals
  • Proposal counseling
  • Small business matters
  • SBA Programs
  • Suspension and debarment
  • Termination for convenience and default

Call Toll-Free 1-(866) 601-5518 at either our Colorado or Washington DC Law Firm. Free Initial Consultation.

Over 30 years experience in federal procurement: Watson & Associates’ government contract law attorneys help to promptly resolve disputes in a logical and economical fashion.

We base our legal advice and direction on credible legal authority and case law.

  • We offer very competitive rates when compared to larger law firms
  • Clients deal with federal government lawyer and  attorney(s) that understand government contracts
  • Contractors receive legal representation based upon due diligence
  • We offer a Free Initial Consultation

Protecting our clients’ bottom line: We understand that government contractor executives need straight talk and credible legal advice to make high-level business decisions. Not all government contractors have employees or lawyers on staff that can adequately interpret procurement laws or know how to resolve procurement law disputes.

One-stop federal procurement resource: Federal contractors can find it more convenient and cost-effective to get valued legal advice because we realize that sometimes lawyers need to understand various areas of government contract law to solve one client problem. Many corporate attorneys sometimes lack the unique experience that government contractors need. At Watson, or federal government lawyers fill the missing gaps.

When litigation arises, companies often find themselves at a disadvantage because the agency has used its unlimited resources to make sound arguments before the court. As a result, government contractors lose out what could have been a meritorious win. See our representative cases. 

Bid Protest Contracts Lawyer Services

Agency Level, GAO, and Court of Federal Claims: As federal government contracts lawyers and bid protest lawyers, we also advise and represent small business and large DOD contractors in regulatory practices at the GAO protests, Court of Federal Claims bid protest cases and appeals to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. The law firm has achieved favorable results by securing corrective actions in many at the GAO and agency level.  The law firm represents contractors in both pre-award bid protests and post-award protests. Read more..

Government Claims and Contract Disputes

Contract Disputes Act compliance, REA, and Appeals: Contractors often find themselves at odds when the contracting officer denies a claim or the government fails to compensate for scope of work changes or equitable adjustments. We minimize contractual liabilities of government contractors and the indicators for liability under the FAR.Watson’s government contract lawyers have litigated Contract Disputes Act (CDA) cases before the various Boards of Contract Appeals and the U.S. Court of Federal claims. At both our Colorado and Washington DC office, the law firm has extensive experience in preparing contract claims. We also help our clients to negotiate complex claims arising from breach of contract, differing site conditions, latent construction latent defect claims. Read more..

Termination for Default and Convenience

T4D Appeal and T4C Claim Preparation and Disputes: Watson’s public government contract lawyers have represented federal contractors in a wide range of termination for default appeal cases. We also have negotiated default terminations into and termination for convenience. When contractors receive cure notices or show cause letters, each contract attorney helps them to prepare detailed responses with a focus on preventing defaults. We also help clients to prepare settlement proposals when there is a termination for convenience.

Federal Government Contracts Legislation, Government Regulation, and Policy

Regulatory Practices – New Law, Federal Register & Comments, and Regulatory Guidance: As federal government contract law lawyers, we help our clients to navigate through the complex regulations and take proactive action when new government contracting regulations develop in the Federal Register. We help clients to prepare comments and viable questions when proposed legislation and federal policy can impact their business’ future.

Government Procurement Investigations and Internal Compliance Reviews

Agency Investigations, Internal, Policies, and Controls: When it comes to Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and other procurement laws, the law firm provides consulting services to help our clients avoid non-compliance penalties and adverse actions.

Watson’s CO and Washington DC government contract law practice helps clients to prevent adverse actions by helping them respond to government procurement investigations. We understand the impact and humiliation that clients can experience. The law firm also helps with internal compliance reviews and develop contractor codes of ethics and internal policies and controls.

Each federal government contracts lawyer at Watson understands the importance of developing and implementing sound contractor compliance policy and internal controls. Clients frequently depend on us to make sure that they are complying with all federal contract laws (FAR) and contract terms and conditions. Read more..

Federal Government Contracts Law & Small Business Matters

SBA Programs, Size Protests, and FAR 19 Matters: As federal government contracts law and small business lawyers, Watson & Associates offers broad and deep experience with government small matters. For example, we provide legal and consulting services for the SBA 8a Certification Program and HUBZone matters. Additionally, when it comes to government contracts for small businesses, the firm frequently help contractors with government contracting matters involving teaming agreementsjoint venture agreements, Asset Purchases,  Business Sales and Novations,  SDVOSB Disputes, Mentor Protégé relationships, and prime and subcontractor disputes. Our government contract law firm is also experienced in Native American federal contracting and the special rules involved. Read more..

Federal Contract Law – Suspension and Debarment

Response Preparation, Hearings, and Litigation: Watson’s law firm provides government contract law counsel to companies or individuals facing suspension and debarment actions. Our goal is to help clients to get the best possible result. We help by preparing proposed suspension and debarment responses, attending debarment hearings, and negotiating administrative agreements and compliance. Read more..

Clear direction and straight talk to our clients: Watson & Associates, LLC with law offices Colorado and Washington DC office, we represent small businesses and larger DOD contractors from various industry groups. They include health care, professional services, construction, manufacturing and IT companies to mention a few.

Nationwide and Overseas Help

Our government contracts lawyers provide legal counsel to federal contractors throughout the United States and overseas including Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington DC, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, and Virgin Islands. Call our federal government contract attorneys today for immediate help. 1-866-601-5518.

Cities in which our CO and Washington DC federal contract law attorneys and government procurement lawyers offer legal counsel include Anchorage, AK; Atlanta, GA; Austin, TX; Chicago, IL; Colorado Springs, CO; Houston, San Antonio,  Wichita Falls, Dallas, TX; Denver, Colorado; Indianapolis, IN; Las Vegas, NV; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; Philadelphia, PA; San Antonio, TX; San Diego, CA; San Francisco, CA; San Jose, CA; Santa Clara, CA; and Tampa, FL.

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For immediate help with litigation claims or other areas of federal government contract law, call a Watson & Associates, LLC  federal contract lawyer at 1-866-601-5518. FREE INITIAL CONSULTATION.