Daniel Graham is the Vice-Chair of V&E’s Government Contracts practice group and serves as the hiring partner for V&E’s Washington, D.C. office.
Highly regarded in government contracts litigation, Dan has nearly two decades of experience assisting clients on bid protests, Contract Dispute Act appeals, prime and subcontractor disputes and commercial litigation for clients across industry sectors.
Chambers USA has named Dan
a leading lawyer for business in government contracts. A
client quoted by Chambers said, "He is a star in this field." The
client added, "No task is too large or too small for Dan to take on and excel at. He
has provided advice which has resulted in several great outcomes" (2019).
Dan has litigated cases before the U.S.
Court of Federal Claims (COFC), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal
Circuit, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) and the Boards of Contract
Appeals, as well as before Federal District Courts and Courts of Appeals across
In addition, Dan advises clients on government
cost accounting matters, identifying and resolving organizational and personal
conflicts of interest, suspension and debarment proceedings, mergers and acquisitions,
business restructurings and reorganizations, and internal investigations. Dan
also counsels clients on complying with ethics laws and regulations, including
post-employment restrictions applicable to government employees.
Dan has obtained a "White Belt" from the Legal
Lean Sigma Institute (LLSI), a program that trains lawyers to deliver increased
value to clients.
is committed to pro bono service,
and has argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the
U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims in several veterans’ benefits cases.