Centre Law and Consulting has handled virtually every type of government contract dispute and litigation on behalf of its clients. While our goal is always to resolve each issue with the contracting officer, sometimes litigation is unavoidable. When this happens, we will work with you to quickly select the best judicial forum for prompt and fair resolution. We are strategically located in Tysons Corner, Virginia, just minutes away from Washington DC.
Our attorneys provide a full-spectrum of legal representation to government contractors in multiple areas including:
- Claims against the U.S. Government
- Defending against claims by the U.S. Government
- Contract performance disputes
- Termination for default and termination for cause
- Excusable delays
- Contractor responsibility determinations
- Bid protests at GAO or the U.S. Court of Federal Claims
- Suspension and debarment
- SBA protests, size determinations, and appeals
Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals
Pursuant to the Contract Disputes Act, 41 U.S.C. §§ 7101-7109, this Board handles appeals by contractors from government contracting officer’s final decisions, or deemed denials, primarily related to the U.S. Department of Defense.
Civil Board of Contract Appeals
This board was created by Congress on January 6, 2007 pursuant to Section 847 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2006. It decides disputes between government contractors and civilian federal executive agencies.
U.S. Court of Federal Claims
Originally created in 1855 by Congress, this Court makes rulings on contractor claims, protests, and other suits against the United States. On average, this court decides approximately 500 cases per year, and awards approximately $1 billion in damages every year.
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
This Court has nation-wide jurisdiction to hear government contract disputes. It also hears appeals from the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and Boards of Contract Appeals.
SBA Office of Hearings and Appeals
This office offers government contractors an independent quasi-judicial review of SBA program decisions, including size appeals, NAICS appeals, SDVO SBC appeals, WOSB and EDWOSB appeals, and 8(a) BD appeals.