Location: Washington, DC, Tysons Corner, VA, or Boston, MA
Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP is currently seeking a Mid to Senior-Level Associate to join the Firm’s growing Government Contracts practice in our Washington, DC, Tysons, VA or Boston, MA offices. An extensive background and experience with the regulatory aspects of US government contracting is a must, including a detailed working knowledge of the FAR and DFARS. The successful candidate will work closely with partners in providing advice to companies involving all aspects of government contracting, including bid protests, regulatory compliance counseling, small business issues, contract negotiations, investigations, claims, disputes and M&A due diligence. The successful candidate will also work with less senior attorneys in a supervisory role, including training and managing work product. The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years of relevant law firm, in-house, or US government agency work history, and experience with bid protests, investigations, claims and disputes. While not required, experience with export control issues (ITAR/EAR) and State and Local government contracting matters is a plus.
Candidates must have excellent law school and undergraduate academic credentials, as well as strong writing and analytical skills. The ability to develop and communicate, verbally and in writing, practical advice to clients is imperative. Candidates not licensed to practice in Washington, DC, Virginia or Massachusetts must be willing to take the next available bar exam or be eligible to seek admission without examination. Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP is committed to leadership in attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse workforce of highly talented professionals.
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