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

Government Contracts




Jamie Tabb has a full-service government contracts practice, in which he represents contractors in bid protests, contract disputes, and other litigation. While focused primarily on federal contracts, Jamie also has experience at the state and local level. For over 13 years he has litigated bid protests at the Government Accountability Office (GAO) and Court of Federal Claims (COFC) and filed claims and prosecuted appeals at the Boards of Contract Appeals and COFC.

Jamie also counsels contractors on regulatory and contractual compliance issues. He advises clients on the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and other agency-specific procurement regulations, the Small Business Administration (SBA) regulations, and statutes applicable to federal contracting including the Buy American Act and the Trade Agreements Act. He provides guidance to clients participating in mergers and acquisitions involving government contractors and assists companies with the process of mitigating Foreign Ownership, Control or Influence (FOCI) to obtain or retain a facility security clearance. In addition, Jamie assists clients in conducting internal investigations and responding to government fraud investigations and present responsibility inquiries.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Government > Government contracts

(Next Generation Partners)

Jamie TabbVinson & Elkins LLP

Vinson & Elkins LLP’s government contracts group has extensive experience in high-stakes bid protests and claims litigation for a impressive blue-chip client base across the IT, healthcare, construction, aerospace and defence, and professional services industries. Alongside this strong practice, the group is adept at handling complex cost accounting matters, M&A, contract litigation, suspension and debarment proceedings, export control and economic sanctions, False Claims Act suits, and investigations. Offering a multidisciplinary approach across the overall firm’s complementary practices, the public procurement practice is headed by David Johnson, who maintains a focus on litigation. Jamie Tabb is notable in the team, covering all contracting matters and particularly strong in federal contracts. Tyler Robinson is a key name in the group for bid protests and compliance issues. Elizabeth McIntyre is notable for economic sanctions and export controls. Former practice co-head Daniel Graham  left the practice in 2021. All practitioners are based in Washington DC.

Comparative Guides

United States: Public Procurement January 2022 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Public Procurement laws and regulations that may occur in United States.