I represent clients in every aspect of government contracting, including bid... more
I represent clients in every aspect of government contracting, including bid protests, claims and disputes, terminations, government audits and investigations, procurement fraud and False Claims Act matters, socio-economic (small business) issues, suspension/debarment and complaince issues.
Over the course of my 23 years of experience, my practice has primarily focused on... more
Over the course of my 23 years of experience, my practice has primarily focused on surety and construction law. I am rated AV Preeminent 4.9 out of 5.0 by Martindale-Hubbel, I have been selected as a Best Lawyer in Construction Law by The Best Lawyers in America 2013-2015 and I have been named as a Super Lawyer in Maryland for Surety law by Super Lawyers for 2015. In the surety i... view profile
Born Aurora, Illinois; admitted to bar, 1973, Illinois; 1977, U.S. Supreme Court;... more
Born Aurora, Illinois; admitted to bar, 1973, Illinois; 1977, U.S. Supreme Court; 1978, California; 1982, New York, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1983, Trial Bar, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois. Education: Purdue University (B.S., in Civil Engineering, 1964); Stanford University (M.S., in Civil Engineeri... view profile
Government contract attorneys specialize in helping people or companies enter into business contracts with local and national governments. Because a government represents the public interest, it must follow certain procedural and disclosure rules to ensure that its contracts are awarded properly. Generally, government contracts have more restrictive terms than private contracts, and government contract attorneys can help you negotiate a successful contract.