Federal contract law attorneys helping businesses to avoid the Most COSTLY MISTAKES.
Watson & Associates, LLC helps federal government contractors for various industries across the United States including Maine and its metro areas including Portland and Brunswick to solve federal government 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 that understands the issues that arise in federal procurement law
- Free Initial Consultation (1-866-601-5518)
- Prompt response for our clients nationwide.
As federal government contract law attorneys, and contractor white collar crime lawyers, 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 (GAO and COFC)
- Government contract claims and disputes
- Cure notices and show cause letters
- Small business and SBA program matters
- False Claims Act defense
- Litigation and appeals COFC and US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- Suspension and debarment lawyers
- Termination of contract for default and convenience
- Teaming agreements, Joint Ventures and SBA Mentor Protégé Programs
- SDVOSB, HUBZone and SBA 8(a) programs
- Government contracts consulting services
- White collar crime lawyers
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 the termination of contracts for default and convenience; appeals of federal contracting claims to the Boards of Contract Appeals and other Contract Disputes Act matters.
Government Contract Disputes & Appeals
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 a 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.
For Maine clients, 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, and latent construction latent defect claims. Read more..
Criminal defense attorneys for government contractors in Maine: 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.
Maine Government Contractor Fraud Attorneys & Contractor Criminal Defense Lawyers
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 attorneys and contractor criminal defense lawyers 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.
Maine Federal Contractor White Collar Crime Lawyers
When federal government contractors in Maine 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. We push back against federal prosecutors and handle a case from the investigation through trial.
Federal Government Contracts 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 clients to prepare comments and viable questions when proposed legislation and federal policy can impact their business’ future.
Government contracts for small businesses. Our federal government contract attorneys frequently help companies to navigate through the legal issues related to SBA 8a certification; HUBZone Program; SDVOSB 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.
Maine government contract consulting: Our clients want to increase their bottom line when there are government contracts awarded. Our Federal government contracting 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.
Government Contract Attorneys Helping Maine Companies
As federal government contract attorneys and white collar crime lawyers, with law offices in Washington DC and Colorado, the law firm can represent government contractors in areas of Maine including Portland ME Lewiston, Bangor, South Portland, Auburn, Biddeford, Sanford, Augusta, Saco, Westbrook, Waterville, Brunswick, Orono, Presque Isle ME, Brewer, Old Orchard Beach, Bath, Caribou, Ellsworth, Old Town, Winslow, Rockland, Belfast, Gorham ME and more.
Call Our ME Government Procurement Law Firm Today for Immediate Help
Whether you are in Portland ME, Auburn or any other city in Maine, get immediate help. Call our federal government contract law attorneys toll-free at 1-866-601-5518 for a FREE Initial Consultation or contact us online.