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J.D., with honors, The George Washington University Law School

B.A., summa cum laude, Miami University; Phi Beta Kappa

Law Journals

Articles Editor, Federal Circuit Bar Journal

Bar and Court Admissions

District of Columbia Bar 

Maryland Bar

U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

U.S. Court of Federal Claims


Legal Lean Sigma Institute (LLSI) White Belt

Margaret counsels and represents government contractors on a broad range of government contracting issues, including bid protests, contract claims and disputes, subcontracting issues, and compliance with procurement integrity laws. A certified Legal Lean Sigma Institute (LLSI) White Belt, Margaret uses the LLSI process and project management tools to continually improve the value proposition the firm delivers to its clients.

Representative Experience

  • Prosecutes and defends bid protests before the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO).
  • Represents government contractors in disputes with the federal government, including appeals of contracting officer final decisions to the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals (ASBCA).

Professional Experience

  • Intern, U.S. Department of Justice, Commercial Litigation Branch, National Courts Section (2013)
  • Judicial Intern, the Honorable Peter J. Messitte, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland (2012)
  • Intern, Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, Public Affairs Division (2010)

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