Asserting Bid Protests: A Contractor’s Guide for Getting the Contracts You Deserve
Format: Live webinar (on-demand recording available on March 4, 2021)
Duration: Approx. 90 minutes
Instructor: Maria Panichelli, Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP
NCMA Certifications: 1.5 CPEs
APTAC Certifications: 0.75 ATC
APTAC BOK: C.13 Post Award Administration
*Your registration includes access to the on-demand recording.
Today’s federal government contracts market is extremely competitive. For this reason, bid protests have become an almost inevitable feature of many procurements. Learning how to navigate the complex web of rules and regulations relating to protests and debriefings is critical to success in the federal procurement industry. Sophisticated contractors have learned how to use bid protests to increase their award opportunities. Have you?
In this webinar, experienced government contracting attorney Maria Panichelli will provide a tutorial on the ins and outs of asserting bid protests. You will learn about the differences between pre- and post-award bid protests, familiarize yourself with some common bases for protests, and learn the general rules for debriefings and deadlines as well as the technical aspects of bid protest procedure. Maria will also discuss the most common mistakes protestors make — and how to avoid them! Learn the who, what, when, where, why, and how of protests, and maximize your chances at a win!
Target Audience: New and experienced federal contractors
Meet Your Instructor:
MARIA PANICHELLI‘s practice focuses on all aspects of federal government procurement law, including bid protests, Contract Disputes Act (CDA) claims and litigation, statutory and regulatory compliance counseling, and small business procurement. She represents a variety of government contractors including construction contractors, information technology and information system contractors, advisory and assistant service contractors, security contractors, dredging contractors, environmental remediation contractors, and suppliers. Maria counsels and guides her clients through the entire lifecycle of their government contracts, providing comprehensive representation that allows her clients to navigate complicated legal requirements while fulfilling their own business goals.