Federal government contracts attorneys helping businesses to avoid the Most COSTLY MISTAKES.

Watson & Associates, LLC helps federal government contractors for various industries across the United States Louisiana government contract lawyers, law firmincluding Louisiana and its metro areas to solve procurement contract disputes and to their bottom line. With law offices in Washington DC and Colorado, the law firm has domestic and international reach.

  • Over 30 years of federal procurement
  • Legal counsel with aggressive representation
  • Free Initial Consultation 
  • Prompt response for our clients nationwide.

As government contracts. attorneys, we understand the common legal issues that arise in government contract law. Our contract attorneys provide legal advice and counsel in such areas as:

Bid protests, litigation and appeals

 We frequently appear before the Government Accountability Office (GAO), Court of Federal Claims, Appeals to the US Federal Circuit Court of Appeals. Besides government contract bid protest litigation and intervenor legal counsel, we litigate matters related to termination of contracts for default and convenience; appeals of federal contracting claims to the Boards of Contract Appeals and other Contract Disputes Act matters.

Federal Government contracting for small businesses

Our attorneys frequently help companies to navigate through the legal issues related to SBA 8a certification; HUBZone ProgramSDVOSB government contract law; teaming agreements, joint ventures and SBA mentor protégé contract disputes. When small businesses are awarded federal contracts, our bid protest attorneys represent and intervene in SBA small business size protest and size appeals to SBA OHA.

Louisiana government contracts consulting: Our clients want to increase their bottom line when there are government contracts awarded. Our Federal government consultants help in a variety of areas to include responding to cure notices and show cause letters, ITARs, contract claims, marketing to the federal government and FAR statutory compliance. Visit our practice areas.

Criminal defense attorneys for government contractors in Louisiana: When small businesses and large defense contractors receive target letters or have been indicted for conspiracy to commit fraud against the government, false claims against the federal government or some other criminal action, our government contractor defense lawyers can help. If you are being investigated for small business program violations, call our law firm immediately.

Government Contractor Fraud Lousiana Lawyers & Federal Contractor Criminal Defense Attorneys

Oftentimes, the Department of Justice or OIG investigates small businesses and large defense contractors for procurement fraud or violations of SBA regulations. Watson’s government contractor fraud lawyers and procurement criminal defense attorneys represent federal contractors and serve with local criminals to defend against allegations of False Claims Act violations, Buy American Act compliance (BAA) violations, conspiracy to commit wire fraud and various civil and criminal charges. Watson & Associates’ government contractor fraud attorneys also work with local criminal defense attorneys to increase our client’s chances of prevailing.

Louisiana Federal False Claims Act Defense Lawyers

Many federal charges for civil and criminal cases end up as False Claims Act cases. Whether you are going through a government investigation from the Department of Justice or OIG or SEC, for Buy American Act violations, Trade Agreements or even SBA small business program rules, your case will convert into false claims charges. Our  FCA lawyers help you to get to the bottom of the issue and craft a solid legal defense as early as possible.

Government Contract Disputes & Appeal 

Contract Disputes Act compliance, REA, and Appeals: When government contractors find themselves in a tough position when the contracting officer denies a claim or the government fails to compensate for scope of work changes, issue change orders or pay for equitable adjustments, Watson & Associates’ government contract lawyers can help. We minimize the contractual liabilities of government contractors and the indicators for liability under the FAR.

Watson’s government contract law lawyers litigate Contract Disputes Act claims (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 and REAs. We also help our clients to negotiate complex contract claims arising from breach of contract, differing site conditions, latent construction latent defect claims. Read more..

Legislation, Government Regulation, and Policy

Procurement Regulatory Practices – New Law, Federal Register & Comments, and Regulatory Guidance: As federal government contract attorneys, we frequently help small businesses and large DOD contractors to navigate through the complex FAR regulations and take proactive action when new government contracting regulations develop in the Federal Register. We help Louisiana clients to prepare comments and viable questions when proposed legislation and federal policy can impact their business’ future.

Louisiana Government Contractor White Collar Crime Lawyers

When federal government contractors in Louisiana are investigated and charged in a criminal case alleging procurement fraud, conspiracy, False Claims Act or some other fraudulent crime, our white collar crime lawyers immediately prepare a sound legal defense team. Federal contractor fraud Louisiana cases: We push back against federal prosecutors and handle a case from the investigation through trial.

Government Contracts Attorneys Helping Louisiana Companies

As federal government contract lawyers,  and government contractor white collar crime lawyers with law offices in Washington DC and Colorado, the law firm can represent government contractors in all areas of Lousiana including New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Shreveport, Metairie,  Lafayette, Lake Charles, Kenner, Bossier City, Monroe, Alexandria LA, Houma, Marrero, New Iberia, Laplace,  Prairieville, Central, Slidell LA, Terrytown, Ruston, Harvey, Bayou Cane, Sulphur, Hammond, Chalmette LA and more.

Call Our LA Government Contract Law Firm Today for Immediate Help

Call our Louisiana Federal Government contracts attorneys toll-free at 1-866-601-5518 for a FREE Initial Consultation or contact us online.