As part of the largest law firm based in southeastern Virginia, our Government Contracts & Defense Industries Team provides a full range of services in government contracts and construction law to businesses competing for and performing government contracts and subcontracts.
The Government Contracts & Defense Industries Team services a wide range of industries, including construction, ship repair, information technology and government contract suppliers and service providers. We represent ship repair companies, high technology firms, manufacturers, service contractors, construction contractors and small and disadvantaged businesses. Kaufman & Canoles represents both publicly traded construction companies and government contractors, local contractors and subcontractors and public and private owners. Our clients rely on us for assistance in proposal preparation, contract formation and drafting and contract award disputes and performance disputes addressed in court, arbitration or in alternative dispute resolution. We have been involved in major construction projects including power plants, bridges, stadiums, hospitals, prisons, waste water treatment plants, airport terminals, military installations, various public buildings including courthouses and parking garages, and high rise office buildings and condominiums.
- Bid Protests
- Litigation (Federal & State Courts)
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Claims Analysis & Preparation
- Negotiating & Drafting Contracts
- Small Business and Socio-economic Issues
- Suspension & Debarment
- Boards of Contract Appeals
- Regulatory Compliance
- Defense of Procurement Fraud
- Mechanics Liens Public-Private Partnerships