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Vinson & Elkins LLP
WASHINGTON, DC 20037-1701
United States

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United States > Government > Government contracts

Washington DC-based Vinson & Elkins LLP ‘takes a very practical approach’ when advising clients in the aerospace and defense, healthcare, engineering and construction, professional services and IT industries on its signature areas of bid protests and claims litigation. In a recent win, co-head David Johnson represented Financial Management Systems in a bid protest over debt collection services over the Department of Education’s $1.4tn student loan portfolio before the Court of Federal Claims. The team also handles cost accounting matters, M&A, subcontract negotiation, False Claim Act matters, as well as suspension and debarment proceedings. Daniel Graham is the other co-head. ‘Smart, collegial and tirelessJamie Tabb, who was promoted to partner in December 2018, handles all work for key client BAE System, including bid protests; Tabb was successful for BAE as an intervenor in a protest filed by PwC concerning the decision of the Department of Homeland Security to award a $46m task order for BAE to provide cybersecurity support services. Other clients include Boeing, KPMG and Johnson Contracts. Senior associate Tyler Robinson is another name to note.