WASHINGTON, D.C. – Dec. 12, 2017 – Michael J. Schaengold, co-chair of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Government Contracts & Projects Practice, spoke at PubKGroup’s 3rd Annual Year in Review program, hosted as a webcast, Dec. 7. More than 1000 PubKGroup members attended the event, which consisted of 21 speakers from government, industry, and private practice.
Schaengold participated on the panel titled, “Statutes, Regulations, Executive Orders, and Policies.” He specifically discussed fiscal year 2017 Congressional statutory developments from a federal procurement standpoint as well as the fiscal year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act’s significant impact on federal procurement law.
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 (GAO), the Court of Federal Claims, the Court of Appeals for 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 (DOD), the General Services Administration (GSA), the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the National Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA), the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and the Department of State (DOS). He also has substantial experience in due diligence reviews and other issues related to the acquisition, merger, spin-off, or sale of government contractors.
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