Getting favorable results for federal government contractors nationwide.

Maryland Government Contracts Lawyer baltimore bethesdaWatson & Associates, LLC help federal government contractors for various industries across the United States including Maryland and its metro areas , to solve federal contract disputes and to increase their bottom line. With law offices in Washington DC and Colorado, the law firm has domestic and international reach. When clients come to us for help, the goal is to quickly get to the bottom of the problem and implement a level of client protection that reduces liability for the company.

  • Over 30 years of federal procurement
  • Legal counsel at a fraction of what larger firms charge
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Prompt response for our clients nationwide.

As government contract attorneys and federal lawyers in Maryland, we understand the common legal issues that arise in government contract law. Our contract law 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
  • Termination of contract for default and convenience
  • Small business and SBA program matters
  • False Claims Act defense
  • Litigation and appeals COFC and UC Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • Teaming agreements, Joint Ventures and SBA Mentor Protégé Programs
  • SDVOSB, HUBZone and SBA 8(a) programs
  • Suspension and Debarment
  • Government contracts consulting services

COFC & GAO 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.

Government contracts for small businesses

As federal government contract lawyers in Maryland, we 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.

Maryland government contract consulting

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

Government Contract Claims, Disputes & Appeal Contract Disputes

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 contractual liabilities of government contractors and the indicators for liability under the FAR. Watson’s government contract law federal 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..

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.

Termination for Default and Convenience

T4D Appeal and T4C Claim Preparation and Disputes: Watson’s public government contracts 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.

Government Contract Attorneys Helping Maryland Companies

As federal government contract lawyers in Maryland, with law offices in Washington DC and Colorado, the law firm can represent government contractors in all areas of Maryland including:  Baltimore MD, Columbia, Germantown, Silver Spring, Waldorf, Ellicott City, Glen Burnie, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Dundalt, Bethesda MD, Townson, Bowie, Aspen Hill, Wheaton and all metro areas surrounding the Washington DC areas.

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