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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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Counsel

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United States > Government > Government contracts

David R. Hazelton heads up Latham & Watkins LLP’s government contracts practice, a comprehensive offering favored by defense contractors, telecommunication companies, and healthcare industry clients. Contract disputes, compliance counselling, fraud investigations defense, and False Claims Act suits are all within the purview of the practice. Recent highlights for the group include involvement in several high-stakes bid protests, including acting for Microsoft in the ongoing bid protest for the Department of Defense’s award of the JEDI contract. Anne W. Robinson is notable in the team, with particular expertise in FCA allegations for both individual clients and corporations. Counsels Dean Baxtresser and Kyle R. Jefcoat are also key contacts in the team, both adept in contract compliance, bid protests, government and internal investigations, and FCA suits. All practitioners mentioned are based in Washington DC.