Government Contracts

Dykema's Government Contracts Practice team consists of experienced government contract attorneys, former Department of Justice attorneys and agency counsel, retired FBI agents and DCAA auditors. With this team of professionals, Dykema is uniquely positioned to guide government contractors through the difficult challenges of doing business with the world's largest customer of goods and services. From reviewing solicitations, challenging or protecting award decisions, analyzing performance issues, to supporting contractors in their post-performance obligations, the Dykema team provides affordable legal counsel at each phase of the procurement process and during contract administration.

The Dykema team represents contractors of all sizes and at every tier. From the largest BOS contractors in the far east, to smallest disadvantaged businesses, Dykema provides the necessary legal services and counsel tailored to the specific needs of the client.

The Dykema team has successfully led clients through:

  • Bid protest litigation, including challenging and defending contract awards before both the United States Court of Federal Claims and the Government Accountability Office.
  • Contract compliance, due diligence review, governmental audits, and ethics training.
  • Contractor claim litigation before the various boards of contract appeals and the United States Court of Federal Claims.
  • Subcontractor pass-through claims processing and litigation.
  • Internal investigations and mandatory disclosure requirements resulting from Civil False Claims Act allegations and other performance issues.
  • Securing and protecting contractors' intellectual property rights at each contract level.
  • Compliance with recent cybersecurity requirements and related mandates.
  • Administrative suspensions/debarments proceedings.
  • Defense of qui tam allegations and litigation.

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