Staff Bios

At the law firm of Watson & Associates,LLC our team of Federal Government Contract Attorneys, and Colorado business law attorneys, have a unique combination of backgrounds and experience to manage your case through to a successful completion. We are consistently seeking out new talent with diverse backgrounds to give you a competitive edge in federal procurement. Our offices are located in Washington, DC and Colorado. Providing sound legal advice and building trusting and long-lasting relationships are the backbone of of the practice.

Theodore P Watson Government Contracts Attorney & Business Lawyer

Theodore P. Watson—Founder and managing member of Watson & Associates, LLC, Mr. Watson handles business and corporate law; contract law and litigation; government contract law; and employment law issues.

As a retired Air Force member, Mr. Watson’s many years of experience as a federal contracting and small business official working for the U.S. government give clients a significant advantage and brings unique perspective to the table—especially when doing business with the federal government.

He is known for aggressive representation in government contracting and protection of small business rights in fraud, improper prime and subcontracting relationships, False Claims and other contractor relationships. In addition to providing strategic executive level advice, his goal is to provide clients with sound direction, aggressive representation and to build trusting relationships. His broad spectrum of real-world experience also enhances Mr. Watson’s diverse skill set. Full bio…

Kornacki government contracts attorneyWojciech Kornacki practices in the areas of agency-level and GAO bid protests, federal contract compliance, and Boards of Contract Appeals litigation.

He counsels and trains clients on the latest legislative and legal developments in the areas of bid protests, claims and appeals, agency suspension and debarments, cybersecurity, and Trade Agreements Act compliance, among other matters. 

Additional experience in export controls including ITAR  and defense articles. Full Bio..



Leanna Ajour AttorneyMs. Ajour is a licensed Colorado Attorney. She graduated from the University of Denver Law at the top of her class with the highest honors of the Order of St. Ives.

She served as a Corporate Apprentice to Lockheed Martin, working on government contracts with Lead In-House Counsel, involving NASA programs and other high-stakes deals.

Ms. Ajour’s serves as Associate attorney and focuses on government contracts, claims, bid protests, small business, matters (8a certification, Mentor Protégé, Joint Ventures and size protests.) Full bio…



Nishat Azam Federal Government Contracts AttorneyNishat Azam is of-counsel at Watson & Associates, LLC.  Her practice areas include business law, litigation, and federal government contracts.

Nishat has extensive knowledge of the FAR and DFARS regulations and regularly advises clients in these areas in addition to legal issues related to small businesses doing business with the federal government. Full bio…



Darryl Goodwin (Non-Attorney)—As government-contract consultant with Watson & Associates, LLC, Mr. Goodwin’s experience is instrumental in providing our attorneys and clients with insight from the perspective of a federal contracting officer.

An expert Federal Acquisitions Regulation, U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) schedules, federal procurement, and termination issues, Mr. Goodwin  brings 30 years of government contract experience (as a Contracting Officer) in construction, engineering, information technology (IT) services, and services and supplies. Full bio…



Joyce WoodyJoyce Woody ( Non-Attorney) —Administrative Assistant to Watson & Associates, LLC, Ms. Woody has extensive experience with the support services for federal government and federal contracting. Ms. Woody exhibits extreme attention to detail and a great degree of professionalism—she ensures that clients receive the high-level service they expect. Her federal government experience with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the Department of Defense (DOD) provide insight that is invaluable to our team, and give us a unique perspective that other firms cannot achieve. Full bio…

Government contractors across the country and Colorado businesses rely on the team’s expertise in order to make sound decisions. We believe in building trusting relationships and being honest and upfront with our clients.


Contact us for immediate assistance at (866) 601 -5518. or our Washington, DC office at 202.827-9750.

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