October 01, 2018

Upcoming Committee Meetings

Agency Counsel Perspectives on Effective Protest Practice

Tuesday, February 19 | Noon - 1:30pm ET

DLA Piper
500 8th St NW
Washington, DC
RSVP to Marilee Rinkus

The Bid Protest Committee and the Federal, State and Local Government Attorneys Committee invite you to a joint meeting focused on effective bid protest practices from the perspective of agency counsel. Brad Jorgensen, Partner, DLA Piper LLP (US), will introduce the program. Various practices agency counsel employ to respond to protests, agency counsel approaches to interacting with the intervenor, and steps agency counsel take to mitigate the chances of a protest will be explored. Unique insights and interesting anecdotes and questions from the audience are part of the agenda.


  • Dawn Stern, Associate, DLA Piper LLP (US)


  • Chinedum Okparaeke, Attorney Advisor — Office of Counsel, NAVSEA
  • William Robinson, Associate General Counsel — Commercial Law Branch/ Office of General Counsel, Federal Bureau of Prisons
  • Brian Stanford, Senior Attorney — Contracts and Acquisition Integrity/ Office of the General Counsel, NASA

Lunch will be available for $10/ person.