American Bar Association
 
Section of Public Contract Law: Bid Protest Committee

Section of Public Contract Law:
Bid Protest Committee

Mission

Provides timely information on developments and a forum for discussing significant issues involving the resolution of bid protests within the federal government, including the agencies, the GAO, and judicial forums. Conducts ongoing studies on the efficacy of the system for resolving bid protest of federal agency procurements.

Programs, Meetings & Events

Committee Events

Bid Protest Monthly Committee Meeting: "Thanksgiving Side Dishes"

November 21, 2017
Please join us on Tuesday, November 21st for the ABA Public Contract Law Section's Bid Protest Committee meeting, entitled “Thanksgiving Side Dishes.” Much like your Thanksgiving plate, this meeting will include a potpourri of topics such as cost claims, request for reconsiderations, CICA stay overrides and other topics that are considered “side dishes” to a bid protest.


WHAT: ABA PCLS Bid Protest Committee Monthly Meeting

DATE: Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 PM

WHERE: DLA Piper, 500 8th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20004

AGENDA: “Thanksgiving Side Dishes”


Panelists:
Paul Khoury, Partner, Wiley Rein
Dawn Stern, Associate, DLA Piper
Patricia McCarthy, Assistant Director, Commercial Litigation Branch, DOJ

Moderator: Evan Wesser, Senior Attorney, GAO

*Lunch will be served at the price of $10.00 per person, cash only.*

Please RSVP by contacting Priscilla Bryant via e-mail at Priscilla.Bryant@dlapiper.com.
If you cannot attend in person but wish to dial in, please advise Ms. Bryant and she will provide a dial-in number.


Special thanks to Vice Chairs Elizabeth Witwer and Young Cho of GAO for organizing this month’s panel, and to DLA Piper for hosting.

Sincerely,

The Co-Chairs, Bid Protest Committee

Noah Bleicher
James Boland
C. Peter Dungan
Scott Flesch
Brad Jorgensen
Doug Mickle
Cherie Owen
Brian Walsh

Bid Protest & Diversity Committee Meeting

October 5, 2017
ABA PCLS Diversity Committee and Bid Protest Committee Present: Happy Hour and Networking Event with Special Guest Speaker, Ralph White

Date: Thursday, October 5, 2017, 6:00-8:00 PM

Mark your calendars and plan to attend a networking happy hour with the Diversity Committee and Bid Protest Committee. We are excited and honored to have as a keynote speaker, Ralph White from the GAO. A Q&A session will take place following Mr. White’s remarks

Beer, wine, and hors d’oeuvres will be provided by our host, Wiley Rein LLP and event co-sponsor BDO. If you have questions, please contact Cherie Owen at cowen@jonesday.com or Brian Walsh at bwalsh@wileyrein.com, Co-Chairs of the Diversity Committee and Bid Protest Committee.

Please RSVP by copying and pasting the following link into your web browser, https://comms.wileyrein.com/9/1702/landing-page/registration-form.asp?sid=blankform or by emailing Kristin Leroux at kleroux@wileyrein.com.

LOCATION:

Hosted by Wiley Rein LLP
Main Conference Center
1776 K Street NW
Washington, DC 20006

ABA Bid Protest Monthly Committee Meeting

September 19, 2017
ABA Public Contract Law Section, Bid Protest Committee Monthly Meeting!!

DATE: Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 12:00 - 1:30 PM

AGENDA – “Back to School – Protest Musings and Updates from Your Co-Chairs”

Panelists:

Noah Bleicher, Deputy Assistant General Counsel, US Government
Accountability Office
Cherie Owen, Of Counsel, Jones Day
Brad Jorgensen, Of Counsel, DLA Piper LLP
Brian Walsh, Partner, Wiley Rein LLP

Moderator: Scott Flesch, U.S. Army Contract and Fiscal Law Div.

*Lunch will be served at the price of $10.00 per person, cash only.*

Please RSVP by contacting Ms. Cecilia Luna at 202-508-8843 or
CLuna@crowell.com. If you cannot attend in person but wish to dial
in, please advise Ms. Luna and she will provide you with a dial in
number.

LOCATION:

Crowell & Moring
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004-2595

Sincerely,

The Co-Chairs, Bid Protest Committee

Noah Bleicher
James Boland
C. Peter Dungan
Scott Flesch
Brad Jorgensen
Doug Mickle
Cherie Owen
Brian Walsh

 
Section Events

Leadership

Co-Chairs:

Bleicher, Noah
Boland, James
Dungan, Che
Flesch, Scott
Jorgensen, Brad
Mickle, Douglas
Owen, Cherie
Walsh, Brian

Vice-Chairs:

Beezley, Aron
Bernstein, Alexis
Carey, Jason
Castellano, Nathaniel
Chiow, Jeffery
Chudd, Daniel
Conant, Amy
Debolt, Paul
Duvall, Joshua
Furin, Timothy
Herzfeld, Daniel
Hommer, J
Khoury, Paul
Kiraly, Stephen
Kraycinovich, Michael
Lasky, Adam
Leavy, Elizabeth
Litteken, Michelle
McCarthy, John
Meier, Luke
Nagel, Christian
Nandivada, Sandeep
Nibley, Stuart
Peyster, James
Pickens, Annejanette
Presley, Ashley
Ries, Mark
Stanford, Brian
Turetzky, Matthew
Vohra, Anuj
Ward, Tara
Weiner, Heather
Weiss, Carla
Windham, Frank
Witwer, Kathryn

Committee Roster  

Modified by Cherie Owen on October 31, 2017

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