Contract disputes with the government create challenges and consequences far beyond those encountered in the commercial business world. Unique, cumbersome and onerous terms and conditions make government contracts ripe for potential disputes. These terms often give rise to unique areas of contention such as tedious accounting rules, contract terminations, bid protests, the obligation to perform unilateral contract changes and False Claims Act actions.
Responding to a government contract dispute in the same manner as a commercial dispute may yield many unpleasant, costly surprises. Our government contracting professionals provide clarity to contractors and their legal counsel on cost accounting, pricing and other dispute issues. Our analyses are designed to withstand the intense scrutiny of government audit, negotiation, and, if necessary, litigation. When engaged early enough, we help clients and their contracting officers reach reasonable negotiated resolutions. Additionally, we help clients:
Our depth of technical experience and focus on serving government contractors enables us to achieve favorable outcomes for our clients.Brent Calhoon, Partner, CPA