Dave is a Shareholder in Maynard’s Government Solutions Group. He focuses his practice on the representation of government contractors of all sizes and industries in all aspects of the federal, state, and local procurement cycle. He assists recipients and contractor clients with successfully navigating their way through the myriad of requirements pertaining to grants, cooperative agreements, and other forms of federally-assisted programs.
With over twenty years of substantial experience, Dave has handled bid and size protests in all forums, including before the U.S. Government Accountability Office, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the Small Business Administration. He has successfully defended numerous False Claims Act claims and litigation. In addition, Dave frequently counsels clients and provides compliance assistance with regards to DCAA audits, internal investigations, mandatory disclosures, cost and pricing, supply chain integrity, including domestic sourcing requirements, cybersecurity, data rights and intellectual property. His transactional experience includes representing both buyers and sellers in mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, and other strategic transactions.
Prior to joining Maynard, Dave was a partner in the D. C. office of a global law firm and in the Seattle, Washington office of a boutique firm focused almost exclusively in the construction and federal contracts space. He earned his J.D. with High Honors from The George Washington University Law School and received his undergraduate degree from The University of Washington with a B.A. in Business Administration (Accounting).