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Small Business Contracting

Small Business Contracting Support

As a government contracts attorney with significant experience representing small business concerns participating in small business programs such as 8(a), HUBZone, VOSB/SDVOSB, and WOSB/EDWOSB, I provide strategic counsel to navigate the unique challenges faced by small businesses and ensure eligibility and compliance.

1. Program Eligibility and Compliance

    • Advising decision-makers on maintaining eligibility for small business programs and complying with program requirements.
    • Strategizing to leverage small business designations for enhanced contracting opportunities while ensuring compliance with regulations.

2. Teaming and Joint Ventures

    • Facilitating partnerships through teaming arrangements, joint ventures, and mentor-protégé relationships to access set-aside contracts.
    • Providing tailored advice on structuring agreements to meet client needs and comply with regulatory requirements.

3. Protest Defense and Assertion

    • Defending against size and status protests before SBA Area Offices and the SBA Office of Hearings and Appeals to protect small business status.
    • Asserting size and status protests when necessary to ensure fair competition and compliance with program rules.

4. Maximizing Contracting Opportunities

    • Offering personalized guidance to maximize federal contracting opportunities while minimizing risks associated with eligibility issues and protests.
    • Assisting clients in expanding capabilities and accessing set-aside contracts to enhance their competitiveness in the federal marketplace.

I provide clients strategic guidance tailored to their unique circumstances, enabling them to achieve their business objectives.

Pannier Law is here to help

Pannier Law is dedicated to helping companies that do business with the government by providing timely, affordable government contract legal services.

William Pannier is a California attorney practicing in the areas of federal, state, and local government contracts. He assists contractors of all sizes, in various industries, across a broad range of issues.

William Pannier, Esq.

(310) 971-5093