Jenner & Block

COVID-19 Era Contracting: Protecting Rights and Maximizing Recoveries, Jenner & Block

On October 6, Jenner & Block Partner David B. Robbins, Special Counsel Carla J. Weiss, and Associate Sati Harutyunyan presented a firm-hosted webinar on how contractors can protect their rights and maximize recoveries during the pandemic. The team provided up-to-the-minute guidance on COVID-19 era risks and impacts facing government contractors. They discussed common questions and concerns among contractors as well as best practices for risk mitigation and recovery of costs and schedule delays.

Mr. Robbins is co-chair of the firm’s Government Contracts Practice. He is a former Deputy General Counsel of the US Air Force (acting). His broad skillset focuses on ethics, compliance, counseling, investigations, litigation, transactions, and enforcement for government contractors, grant recipients, and regulated industries.

Ms. Weiss represents large and small clients on a range of government contract issues. Her experience includes successful bid protest litigation, internal investigations for defense contractors, and representing contractors and subcontractors in claims litigation against the government.

Ms. Harutyunyan focuses her practice on government contracts matters and on commercial disputes. She helps clients who do business with the Federal Government navigate issues across the unique government contracts landscape, including CDA claims, DCAA audits, bid protests, and investigations.