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Bass, Berry & Sims PLC

Government Contracts

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What the team is known for

Respected practice, noted for its aptitude in advising clients on a host of issues, including bid protests, contract formation and transactions. Draws clients from a range of sectors including defense and national security.

Strengths

Clients consider them to be a "top-notch firm," and also say: "The entire firm was quick to respond to our many requests, and provided exceptional advice."

Notable practitioners

A significant part of Todd Overman 's practice lies in handling large transactions, although he also has extensive experience representing clients in bid protests and litigation.
"He's a great guy, very versatile, personable and good at giving strategic advice." "Todd is a top-notch attorney with great people skills."

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Overview

Government Contracts Practice Summary

Our lawyers assist clients in meeting the demanding and ever-changing regulatory environment of contracting with federal and state governments. Whether guiding companies through a bid protest or government claim or assisting clients to ensure compliance and manage risk, our team is intimately familiar with the variety of issues that impact government contractors. Our clients include public and private businesses ranging from small and emerging businesses just entering government markets to Fortune 500 companies with complex government contracting issues.

Litigation

  • Prosecute and defend federal and state bid protests at the GAO, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and state venues.
  • Represent clients in size protests and appeals at the SBA .
  • Manage claims against federal and state governments, prime and subcontract disputes.
  • Conduct internal investigations.
  • Defense of procurement fraud allegations including FCA violations.
  • Counsel in suspension and debarment proceedings.

Transactions

  • Advise on contract formation – providing pre-award advice on RFPs and assisting in drafting and negotiating contracts and agreements.
  • Support through administration processes and reporting obligations on the GSA and VA FSS.
  • Counsel on M&A structuring, coordination with regulatory agencies and post-closing integration.

Industries

Aerospace

Biotechnology

Construction

Cyber security

Defense

Electronics

Healthcare

Information technology

Logistics

Management consulting

Manufacturing

Government Contracts

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC

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1201 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 501

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

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DC 20004

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Government Contracts


Todd Overman
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