Government Contracts Small Business Lawyers

Government Contract Small Business Attorneys & SBA Lawyers


When doing business with the federal government as a small business, there are numerous compliance regulations to manage. Unfortunately, many small government contractors find themselves in the cross hairs of the Department of Justice (DOJ), OIG and other law enforcement agencies. In other situations, companies find themselves litigating and defending bid protest cases.

The small business government contractor attorneys at Watson & Associates, LLC represent companies across the United States by helping them comply with the various FAR Part 19 requirements, SBA small business regulations, and to defend in civil and criminal False Claims Act investigations and litigation. Our small business attorneys have over three decades of government contracts experience. We understand the issues that arise in the various small business programs. This includes SBA 8(a) BD Program, HUBZone and SDVOSB Programs.

Small Business Teaming Agreements, Joint Ventures, and Mentor Protege Matters

Common disputes arise regarding procurements laws governing teaming agreements, joint ventures and mentor-protege arrangements. The small business lawyers at Watson & Associates, LLC help with the drafting and compliance with the various teaming relationships.

False Claims Act Defense, Procurement Fraud and Qui Tam Defense

When companies are investigated for allegations of legal violations of the various procurement laws, our government contract small business lawyers aggressively defend out clients and protect their legal rights. With the proper legal representation from SBA lawyers who have the necessary government contracting experience, small businesses typically find themselves facing indictment and eventual criminal conviction by a jury at trial.

Nationwide small business government contractor attorneys. We help small businesses comply with the rules, stay out of legal trouble, and avoid costly mistakes when the government investigates, charges them with crimes or develops an adverse action. We have spent decades in the government contract marketplace and have experience working on the government’s side of the fence. We are in a better position to advocate on your behalf.

Watson & Associates SBA compliance lawyers and government small business contract attorneys help federal contractors to navigate through the complex rules and regulations when doing business with the federal government.

Government Contract Small Business Attorney Services

As small business contract attorneys for defense contractors, we bring over 30 years of combined experience. Government contract small business contract lawyers and SBA attorneys at Watson & Associates, LLC frequently provide small business legal help nationwide with a variety of legal issues.

We help you navigate through the various legal issues that arise daily, such as meeting the SBA government contracts requirements and compliance under FAR Part 19. The law firm frequently provides government contract legal services with the following:

Best Small Business Government Contracts Lawyers for Resolving Teaming Disputes: Many of the government contract small business guidance and regulations come from both the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR Part 19) and SBA Regulations (13 CFR).

When issues such as small business size protests, teaming or joint venture, government contract fraud, affiliation or litigation needs arise, our small business contract lawyers and SBA small business lawyers step up to the plate and aggressively represent our clients who are bidding on or have been awarded a prime contract.

Government Contracts Small Business Attorneys For Business Firms Under Investigation – SBA 8(a) Business Development Program Procurement Fraud Help: When the SBA OIG or DOJ targets a company for fraud while performing a federal contract, clients reach out to us to respond to the various allegations of procurement fraud.

Watson & Associates attorneys for small business contractors and government contract fraud lawyers represent and aggressively defend contractors involved in a variety of cases where the company and or CEO is exposed to criminal and or civil liability.

Government Contractor Merger and Acquisition Small Business Acquisition Lawyers: When companies are looking to buy or sell small companies that have federal government contracts, an assessment must be done for purposes of contract novation and making sure that the purchase does not impact current procurement contracts or to what level. Our small business government contracts acquisition lawyers and procurement attorneys can oversee the entire process. Speak to our SBA attorney advisor, Theodore Watson.

Legal Services for Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Firms and SBA HUBZone Fraud Defense: When federal investigators approach small contractors with allegations of government contract fraud in the. SDVOSB or HUBZone Program, our defense lawyers address the underlying compliance issues to see how strong a case the government may have. We then form a team of federal contracting small business dispute lawyers to aggressively defend against the government’s allegations.

In federal small business government contracts fraud cases, we help with government investigations, allegations of False Claims against the government, violations of SBA affiliation regulations, Buy American Act compliance violations, and serve as defense attorneys at civil and criminal trials.

SBA Government Contracting

SBA Size Protests & SBA Affiliation Attorneys: Our government contract small business attorneys in Washington DC and Denver, CO, often represent government contractors when there are size standards and bid protest disputes under the Ostensible Subcontractor Rule, SBA affiliation rules or the SBA has issued an adverse size determination decision.

We frequently practice before SBA OHA and understand the common legal issues stemming fro SBA government contracts that arise during litigation and appeals of cases involving government contracts for small companies. Find out more about our SBA size appeal attorney services . When the SBA issues an adverse decision, our small business lawyers also help with appeals to the SBA Office of Hearings and Appeal.

Call Our Government Contracts Small Business Attorneys

If you are looking for SBA lawyers and attorneys for small business contractors performing in the federal marketplace, our SBA attorney advisors can help. Call Watson & Associates, LLC, federal government contracts small business lawyers for a free initial consultation. at 1.866.601.5518.

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If you need guidance on government contracts for small businesses or help with SBA federal government contracting disputes under FAR Part 19, our SBA small business lawyers can help. Contact us online to schedule a consultation with Watson’s small business contract lawyers in our law office. Call toll-free 1-866-601-5518 for a FREE initial consultation. Small business attorney DC and CO-based.