Government Contracts Small Business Lawyers

Federal SBA Government Contracting Attorney and Federal Government Small Business Contract Lawyers Helping Companies in ALL STATES to Avoid Costly Legal  Mistakes While Staying Compliant With the Rules Governing Federal and DOD Contracts for Small Businesses. FREE INITIAL CONSULTATION. CALL 1-866-601-5518.

government contracts for small businesses & SBA Government Contract Lawyers

At Watson & Associates, LLC, our government contract small business lawyers frequently counsel companies that are either doing business with the federal government, or want to do business with the government about the various programs and the rules governing small contractors. 

We help clients to make decisions that ultimately lead to keeping the company away criminal and civil liability. The law firm helps contractors to have a better overall understanding of how successful companies survive in the federal contracting marketplace and how to implement best practices for success. Some of our legal staff have actually worked for federal contracting agencies. We therefore, understand the marketplace and how the various small business programs may apply to your specific situation.

Federal Government Small Business Lawyer & SBA Attorney Services

With over 30 years of experience,  our Colorado and Washington DC small business SBA attorneys and government contracting lawyers at Watson & Associates, LLC frequently help with businesses nationwide with federal DOD contracts for small businesses and the legal issues that come with them.

We help to navigate through the various government contracts for small businesses issues that arise on a daily basis such as meeting the Small Business Administration definition and compliance under FAR Part 19. Common areas of our SBA consulting practice includes providing guidance with:

  • Teaming agreements – business agreement between two parties
  • Mentor-protege and JV agreements
  • Limitation on subcontracting matters
  • Pass through FAR clauses in government contract for small business
  • SBA 8(a) Program matters
  • Small business set aside disputes under FAR Part 19
  • Affiliation and size protests disputes
  • Internal policies and controls
  • Internal government investigations
  • FAR compliance, and more.
  • SDVOSB veteran business matters
  • SBA size standards and Small business size protest litigation

To Speak to our federal small business contract lawyers and  SBA attorneys about matters related to DOD contracts for small businesses, call 1-866-601-5518. FREE Initial Consultation.


Our government small business lawyers have accomplished favorable results from clients in various industries. In addition, over the past ten years, the federal government has launched a series of investigations involving DOD contracts for small businesses that have led to terminations for default, suspension and debarment, and criminal indictments.

  • Complete guidance under FAR Part 19
  • SBA contract legal advice about legal contracts for small businesses under 13 CFR Part 121
  • Resolve mentor protege disputes


Our government small business lawyer DC law firm has developed a reputation for providing solid legal advice and business resource help with US government contracts for small businesses under SBA contracting programs and disputes under FAR Part 19. This includes SBA government contracts 8a certificationHUBZone Certification, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business set asides (SDVOSB), and Woman-Owned WOSB Certification programs. See our practice areas to see how we can further help you to meet the government requirements for small projects.


A huge hurdle for companies seeking larger small business contracts with federal government agencies is the proper use of contractor teaming agreements, Mentor Protege relationships, and joint venture agreements. Watson’s government small business contract lawyers provide detailed guidance when bidding teaming partners and SBA government contracting with joint ventures.  As Washington DC small business attorneys specializing in small business government contracting matters, the firm also provides legal representation in SBA affiliation challenges to awarded federal business opportunities and providing legal advice about SBA size standards. We serve as federal SBA lawyers for various disputes.

GOVERNMENT CONTRACT CLAIMS: When contractors face problems with government contract claims, we also provide legal assistance from the claims submission stage all the way to appealing the contracting officer’s final decision to the ASBCA, CBCA or U.S Court of Federal Claims. 

SBA ATTORNEY FOR SMALL BUSINESS BID PROTESTS: Our government small business attorneys often represent government contractors when there are small business size standards protest disputes under the Ostensible Subcontractor Rule or the SBA has issued an adverse size determination decision. Meeting the small business definition is critical. As SBA contracting lawyers, we frequently practice before SBA OHA and understand the common legal issues that arise during litigation and appeals of cases involving government contracts for small businesses. Find out more about our SBA size appeal attorney services.


Our federal government small business lawyers and SBA government contracts attorney services cover all states regarding legal and non-legal matters concerning federal government contracts for small businesses. Get help meeting all government contracts small business requirements and learn how to navigate through the common traps awaiting companies who are not familiar with the regulations.

As SBA contract advice and Government contracting attorneys, we also assist with government contract for small business firms and large DoD contractors in Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, U.S. Virgin Islands, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington DC SBA government contracting, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

SBA Lawyers Specializing in Small Business Regulations and Disputes

 Cities in which our federal government small business contract lawyers assist with government contracts for small businesses include Anchorage, AK; Atlanta, GA; Austin, TX; Chicago, IL; Colorado Springs, CO; Dallas, TX; Denver, Colorado; Indianapolis, IN; Las Vegas, NV; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; Philadelphia, PA; San Antonio, TX; San Diego, CA; San Francisco, CA; San Jose, CA; Santa Clara, CA;  SBA attorneys Washington DC, and Tampa, FL.

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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.