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Latham & Watkins LLP

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

Kyle R. Jefcoat

Tel:
Work +1.202.637.2152
Email:
Web:
www.lw.com
Latham & Watkins LLP

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Kyle Jefcoat is counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm's Litigation & Trial Department. Mr. Jefcoat is a litigator who practices in the area of government contracts including compliance, bid protests and False Claims Act litigation. Mr. Jefcoat advises clients regarding government contract compliance on issues such as mandatory disclosure and code of business ethics, organizational conflicts of interest (OCI), small business size-status and affiliation, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) responses and requests, mergers and acquisitions including novations, requirements to provide cost or pricing data, the suspension and debarment process, and potential False Claims Act liability.

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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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