Jenner & Block


Before joining Jenner & Block, Mr. Haws’ representative engagements included:

  • counseled a Fortune 500 company in successfully responding to a debarment show cause notice, resulting in the withdrawal of the notice, abandonment of threatened criminal proceedings, and return of eligibility to compete in agency procurements;
  • guided GSA Schedule contractors through mandatory disclosures and government audits related to compliance with price reduction clause requirements and commercial sales practice disclosure requirements;
  • led an internal investigation for a Fortune 500 company in response to allegations of proposal fraud. Following communication of the results of this investigation, the Department of Justice did not intervene in a related qui tam lawsuit;
  • obtained a significant victory for an aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul contractor leading to settlement of its contract claim for costs related to excess repair efforts required during overhaul of aircraft landing gear systems; and
  • defended a top-10 defense contractor in multi-million dollar defective pricing and false claims litigation, resulting in a successful settlement.