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David’s practice focuses on government contracts and white collar matters, including investigations and bid protests.  He draws on his prior service at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims to help counsel government contractors on a range of issues.

David advises clients on government investigations and bid protests before the Government Accountability Office and the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. With the challenge of meeting accelerated timelines and complex bid protest requirements, his prior government experience adds value to the strategies he recommends to clients.

Before joining the firm, David clerked for the Honorable Richard A. Hertling on the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

While at Georgetown University Law Center, David represented juveniles in delinquency proceedings in D.C. Superior Court with the Juvenile Justice Clinic. He served on the American Criminal Law Review, where he was an editor of the Annual Survey of White Collar Crime articles on health care fraud, Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations, and false statements and false claims. He also interned for the Honorable Rosemary M. Collyer on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

David served as a combat engineer in the U.S. Marine Corps. He is a veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.

On April 26, the Federal Circuit issued a decision in Crawford v. United States (a C&M case), holding that a U.S. Army combat veteran is entitled to recover his attorneys’ fees arising from a dispute related to obtaining medical retirement benefits earned during his service.  In the underlying dispute on remand to the Army Board