Pennsylvania federal government contracts attorneys helping small businesses and large federal contractors within the United States to avoid the most COSTLY MISTAKES and minimize criminal exposure.

Nationwide Federal Government Contracts Legal Counsel & Federal Contractor Fraud Criminal Defense Attorneys

Watson & Associates, LLC helps federal government contractors for various industries across the United States including Pennsylvania and its metro areas to solve federal government contract disputes and to their bottom line.

Pennsylvania government contracts law firm lawyersWith law offices in Washington DC and Colorado, the law firm has domestic and international reach.

Performing government contracting projects for the federal government. can be complex and daunting because of the complex rules and regulations that come with the award. 

Successful contractors usually have professionals on their team who have a deep understanding of the applicable procurement statutes, regulations, roles, agency operations, and compliance hazards, as well as extensive knowledge of best practices.

Our Pennsylvania government contract attorneys at Watson &. Associates provide legal counsel to contractors of all sizes and in all phases of the procurement process. We provide consulting and legal support to contractors in various industry groups that require lawyers who understand the federal procurement process.

Whether clients are involved in OIG or DOJ criminal investigations, facing indictment or simply need litigation and appeals support, government contractor criminal defense lawyers can help. 

As government contract law attorneys, we understand the common legal issues that arise in federal contract law. Our 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 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

Government contractor fraud defense lawyersBid 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. Our federal government contract 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 protests and size appeals to SBA OHA.

Pennsylvania government contract 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 including responding to cure notices and show cause letters, government contract claims, marketing to the federal government and FAR statutory compliance. Visit our practice areas.

PA Government Contractor Fraud Attorneys

Oftentimes, small businesses and large DOD defense contractors find themselves under government investigation for criminal and civil violations. The DOJ or OIG will often target companies for investigation. This is where our federal contractor fraud attorneys and criminal defense lawyers can help companies in Pennsylvania. At Watson, we represent clients in Qui Tam defense cases, Federal False Claims Act defense, Buy American Act fraud,  bid rigging, wire fraud, conspiracy and violations of FAR and SBA small business regulations, among others.

Government Contract Claims, Disputes & Appeal Contract Disputes

contractor Trade agreement fraud defense attorneysContract 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 the scope of work changes, issue change orders or pay for equitable adjustments, Watson & Associates government contracts attorneys 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 offices, 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..

Procurement Regulatory Practices – New Law, Federal Register & Comments, and Regulatory Guidance: As Pennsylvania government contracts 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.

For Immediate Help, Call 1.866.601.5518 Today and Speak to Theodore Watson, Our Department Head.

Pennsylvania False Claims Act Defense Attorneys 

Government contracting fraud costs the United States millions of dollars each year. Department of Justice and various offices of Inspector General aggressively investigated and prosecuted various types of procurement fraud cases. Our Federal False Claims defense lawyers represent defense contractors in various civil and criminal cases involving Price Fixing, bid rigging, defective pricing fraud defense, SDVOSB Fraud and SBA 8(a) BD Fraud, false invoices, manufacturing fraud, Buy American Act fraud, Trade Agreements Act TAA compliance fraud and more.
As a defense contractor criminal defense firm, we defend individuals and corporations facing charges of government contracting fraud, by making sure that their legal rights are protected throughout the investigation and at trial.

When PA government contractors face federal indictment for False Claims Act, procurement fraud and other crimes against the government, our contractor fraud defense attorneys can help.

Pennsylvania Buy American Act TAA Compliance Lawyers

Understanding the ins and outs of the Buy American Act can be daunting. Our PA government contracting attorneys specialize in ensuring PA–based contractors remain compliant with these regulations, safeguarding their businesses from potential pitfalls. We help with Trade Agreements Act compliance investigations, criminal subpoenas and civil investigative demands CID. Read more….

PA Trade Agreements Act (TAA) Compliance Attorneys

Trade agreements can be complex and require a deep understanding to navigate. At Watson & Associates, LLC, our experts offer detailed guidance on the TAA, ensuring Pennsylvania federal government contractors meet all necessary requirements and maintain their competitive edge. If you are under federal investigation for TAA violations in Florida, Call our PA  trade agreements TAA compliance attorneys.  Read more..

Pennsylvania HealthCare Fraud Defense Lawyer

Healthcare fraud is a serious criminal offense that carries heavy penalties. If you or your company is facing criminal charges of health care fraud or are under federal investigation , contact our Pennsylvania Health Care Fraud Defense Lawyers immediately to discuss your options and safeguard your rights and best interests. Our team can help with handling criminal cases involving violations of procurement laws, kickback Statutes, and the Procurement Integrity Act. If you seek an aggressive team of health care fraud defense lawyers, call us immediately at 1.866.601.5518.

Why Choose Us?

  • Nationwide Representation: With strategic offices in Washington DC and Colorado, our firm provides comprehensive representation to clients across diverse regions.
  • Three Decades of Procurement Experience: With an impressive track record of over three decades in the federal procurement sector, our firm demonstrates unparalleled knowledge and expertise.
  • Aggressive and Personalized Approach: We understand procurement law and can advocate and push back when federal prosecutors bring meritless civil or criminal actions or contracting officers violate the law.

Contact Us

For immediate assistance or to learn more about how we can support your legal needs, call us toll-free at 1-866-601-5518 or contact us online.

As federal government contract lawyers, with law offices in Washington DC and Colorado, the law firm can represent government contractors in all areas of Pennsylvania including: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, Lancaster, Levittown, Harrisburg PA, Altoona, York, State College, Wilkes-Barre, Norristown PA, Chester and more.

Call Our PA Government Contracts Law Firm Today for 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.