ROBERT E. LITTLE, JR. is Of Counsel to Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC and a member of the Federal Contracting Group. Robert has significant experience in government contracts and government procurement including advising government contracting officers, government program managers, private bidders, and contractors on government acquisition regulations, laws and policies. He has extensive knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and its application to government contractors, particularly in the areas of construction, major systems, base operating services and energy.
Robert has more than three decades of experience in the private sector as well as public service with key assignments at U.S. Navy, Air Force and U.S. Government Accountability Office. He formerly served as Senior Associate Counsel, Headquarters, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) for service supply and construction contracts worldwide. In this role, he worked directly with the Joint Guam Program Office (JGPO) in formulating the Department of Defense (DoD) position in response to Government of Japan (GoJ) questions regarding applicable laws and regulations.
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
Some of Robert's recent litigation experience includes:
•Watts-Healy Tibbitts, a JV v. United States, and IBC/TOA Corporation,defendant intervenor, 84 Fed. Cl. 253, CoFC 2008.
•Conscoop - Consorzia Fra Cooperative Di Prod. E Lavoro v. United States, 62 Fed. C1. 219; CoFC 2004.
•Impresa Construzioni Geom. Domenico Garufi v. United States, 61 Fed. C1 175, CoFC 2004.
•James C. Trump, B-299370, February 20, 2007, 2007 CPD 40.
•Veolia Water North America Operating Services, LLC, B-291307.5, B-298017, May 19, 2006.
•LENS, JV - Costs, B-295952.4, December 12, 2005, 2006 CPD 9.
•Court of Federal Claims Reaffirms VOSB/SDVOSB's Right to Due Process During Protests, Rejects VA's Interpretation of Revised Protest Regulations
January 23, 2015
•Best Practices in Construction Webinar
December 17, 2014
•Webinar on Federal Acquisition Regulations and Federal Procurement for WIPP and Give Me 5%
December 5, 2014
•Construction Opportunities for American Prime Contractors in Israel
November 10, 2014
•Jennifer M. Horn and Maria L. Panichelli To Begin Core Construction Curriculum Series for WIPP and Give Me 5%
October 28, 2014
•Contemporaneous Documentation is Not Always a Good Thing
October 2, 2014
•Deja Vu All Over Again?
September 29, 2014
•Court Upholds Rights of Small Business Dredging Contractors
September 24, 2014
•Common Pitfalls in Federal Contracting Teaming Arrangements and How to Avoid Them: Tips for Safeguarding your Small-Business Program Eligibility
September 3, 2014
•Is the End Near for Race-Conscious Contracting Programs? Federal Contractor Challenges the 8(a) Minority Business Development Program
August 12, 2014