Patrick Rothwell's advises clients on a wide array of government contracting matters, including representing clients in protests, appeals, and claims before the GAO, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, U.S. District Court, ASBCA, CBCA, and the SBA's Office of Hearings and Appeals. In addition, he assists clients in investigations related to government contracting, including suspension/debarment proceedings and similar investigations that impact the ability of clients to do business with the federal government.
Mr. Rothwell also advises clients through in shepherding clients through many small business contracting programs, including the SBA's 8(a), HUBZone, SDVO SBC, and its 8(a) and All Small Mentor-Protégé programs. He also provides advice with regard to Indian and ANC-related contracting issues, including, sovereign immunity issues, 8(a) eligibility, set asides under the Buy Indian Act.
Mr. Rothwell also drafts and reviews teaming agreements, joint venture agreements, mentor/protégé agreements, consulting agreements, corporate formation and governance documents, and other corporate instruments for government contractors.
Prior to joining PilieroMazza, Mr. Rothwell was a Law Clerk for The Honorable Edward J. Damich, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 2000-2002, 2005-2006, 2008-2009; and a Law Clerk for The Honorable Mary Ellen Coster Williams, United States Court of Federal Claims, 2006-2008.