WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 23, 2019 – Michael J. Schaengold, chair of the Government Contracts & Projects Practice at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will be one of the featured speakers during the Federal Circuit Bar Association’s Government Contracting Summit, April 26, in Washington, D.C.
Schaengold will participate in the session titled, “Practitioner’s Guide to Litigating Government Contracts Cases Before the Federal Circuit.” According to the conference website, the panelists will address tips and best practices gleaned from their experiences litigating appeals of government contracts cases before the Federal Circuit.
Schaengold focuses his practice on government contracts litigation and counseling, and on litigation before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. His substantial government contracts dispute and bid protest experience includes litigation of major cases before the Government Accountability Office, the Court of Federal Claims, the Federal Circuit, and the Boards of Contract Appeals. He represents clients in disputes involving most major departments and agencies of the U.S. government and, in recent years, has focused on procurements involving the Department of Defense, the General Services Administration, the Department of Veterans Affairs, the National Aeronautical and Space Administration, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the Department of State.
Schaengold also has substantial experience in due diligence reviews and other issues related to the acquisition, merger, spin-off, or sale of government contractors. At the appointment of their respective Chief Judges, he serves on the Advisory Councils to the Federal Circuit and Court of Federal Claims. He has published more than 50 articles on government contracts, Federal Circuit, GAO, and Court of Federal Claims issues.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Government Contracts & Projects Practice
Greenberg Traurig’s Government Contracts & Projects Practice helps companies navigate the highly regulated acquisition and compliance processes of federal, state, local, and foreign governments and their agencies. The firm’s attorneys and governmental affairs professionals assist both experienced contractors and newcomers with a broad array of issues arising from, for example, sales of commercial off-the-shelf and customized products, services, and managed solutions to governments at all levels. The practice also focuses on meeting the transactional and U.S. regulatory needs of clients in the commercial, defense, aerospace, information technology, telecommunications, medical and health care, and other high-tech sectors.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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