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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

ROBERT S. STRAUSS BUILDING, 1333 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVENUE, N.W. SUITE 400, WASHINGTON DC 20036, USA
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Work +1 202 887 4000
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Fax +1 202 887 4288
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Web:
www.akingump.com

Angela B Styles

Tel:
Work +1 202.887.4050
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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Work Department

Partner; Litigation

Position

Represents clients through the full lifecycle of public sector contracting with unique insight and ability to efficiently resolve issues and problems with federal departments and agencies without litigation. Focuses on suspension and debarment proceedings and show cause responses, internal investigations and resulting disclosures under the mandatory disclosure program for federal contractors, the Procurement Integrity Act, the Anti-Kickback Act, issues arising from revolving door and conflict of interest restrictions on public sector employees, and federal gift and gratuity restrictions. Counsels extensively on commercial item contracting, cost accounting, GSA and VA schedule contracting, federal leasing, and the Buy American and Trade Agreements Acts.

To learn more about Ms. Styles, please visit her full profile: https://www.akingump.com/en/lawyers-advisors/angela-b-styles.html

Career

Administrator for Federal Procurement Policy, Office of Management and Budget, Executive Office of the President (2001-2003); UChicago Argonne National Laboratory, Board member and chair of audit committee (2016 – present).

Education

JD, The University of Texas Law School, Order of the Coif; BA, University of Virginia, with Honors.


United States: Government

Government contracts

Within: Government contracts

Providing ‘personalized legal services’, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP's Washington DC-based group covers a wide range of areas in the government contracts field, including false claims, investigations, disclosures, transactions, intellectual property and cybersecurity matters. Practice head Robert Huffman is acting for AM General in several matters, including a patent dispute that settled between automotive part manufacturer Oldnar and patent holding affiliate UUSI against the government as a third-party defendant. ‘Experienced, knowledgeable and personable’ Scott Heimberg acts for Stonewin Capital in a contract dispute with Defense Logistics over reimbursement of foreign taxes paid on jet fuel for US military in Eastern Europe. In the non-contentious sphere, Susan Lent advises global transportation service provider Keolis on regulatory, IP, cybersecurity and privacy law issues in relation to its participation in a pilot project sponsored by AAA to operate an autonomous shuttle in Las Vegas. Litigator Thomas McLish is also a key name. Angela Styles joined from Bracewell LLP in February 2019.

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