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Latham & Watkins LLP

555 ELEVENTH STREET, NW, SUITE 1000, WASHINGTON DC 20004-1304, USA
Tel:
Work +1 202 637 2200
Fax:
Fax +1 202 637 2201
Web:
www.lw.com

David R. Hazelton

Tel:
Work +1.202.637.2254
Email:
Web:
www.lw.com
Latham & Watkins LLP

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David R. Hazelton is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office and has practiced with the firm since 1982. Mr. Hazelton advises and represents companies in a variety of government contract matters. He belongs to the Public Contracts Section of the American Bar Association and the Federal Bar Association where he served as the Chair of the Government Contracts Section.

Position

Litigation Partner

Career

http://www.lw.com/people/David-Hazelton


United States: Government

Government contracts

Within: Government contracts

Based in Washington DC, Latham & Watkins LLP's practice handles a variety of matters in the government contracts space, from bid protests, contract disputes and False Claim Act matters to general counseling and transactional work, supporting the firm’s corporate and banking and finance departments. The firm acts for clients in the aerospace and defense, healthcare, technology and IT sector. Under the lead of practice head David Hazelton, the team successfully represented Cerner Corporation, a supplier of health information technology solutions, before the Court of Federal Claims and the Federal Circuit Court as an intervenor defendant in a bid protest relating to a contract awarded to it by the Veterans Affairs for electronic health record services. In the False Claim Act arena, partnering with the firm’s environmental group, Anne Robinson represented Dow Chemical in a multibillion-dollar lawsuit. Counsel Kyle Jefcoat and associate Dean Baxtresser are the other key team members.

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