Joshua Duvall
Shareholder, CISSP
Washington D.C.

Joshua Duvall is a Shareholder in the Washington, D.C. office of Maynard Cooper’s Government Solutions Practice Group.

Josh is frequently called upon by government contracting executives and industry leaders to navigate their most pressing problems and business opportunities, drawing on his broad experience in the complex world of doing business with the federal government, including protests, litigation, compliance, cybersecurity, transactions, and even small business matters.

Josh regularly counsels and represents civilian and defense contractors in bid protests before the U.S. Government Accountability Office, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and federal agencies; protests and appeals before the U.S. Small Business Administration (size, status, NAICS); teaming, joint venture, and subcontract agreements; mergers and acquisitions (M&A), asset purchase, and government contract novation; claims and disputes; regulatory matters (FAR, DFARS); cybersecurity (CMMC); GSA schedule issues; and other complex matters with a nexus to federal procurement.

Prior to joining Maynard Cooper, Josh founded and managed a boutique government contracts law firm in Washington, D.C., where he counseled and represented small – 8(a), WOSB/EDWOSB, HUBZone, SDVOSB – and mid-size contractors in a variety of government contracting, business, and cybersecurity matters.

Josh received his J.D. from The George Washington University Law School, where he was a member of The Federal Circuit Bar Journal and fellow at the Competition Law Center. Prior to practicing law, Josh worked in the IT and cybersecurity space, including as a systems administrator and malware analyst.

Josh is Vice-Chair of the Bid Protest and Membership Committees for the ABA Section of Public Contract Law, is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and is a frequent presenter and author on government contracts and cybersecurity issues.

To stay current with the latest news, insights, and legal analysis in the government contracting space, visit Josh’s blog,

Josh lives in Reston, VA with his wife, Shaina, and their daughter, Hannah.