William B. O'Reilly

Associate

Overview

A member of the firm’s Government Contracts team, William O’Reilly assists clients with all phases of government contracting and subcontracting, from contract formation and bid protests to performance counseling, as well as internal investigations and remediation. He has a range of experience in litigation and arbitration matters before all manner of courts and administrative tribunals. William’s multidisciplinary background allows him to take a unique approach to all of his clients’ situations, utilizing his insight and varied experience. 

Select Experience

  • Assisted in a bid protest before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims protesting the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s assertion of intellectual property (IP) rights in a procurement regarding online safety and health training. 
  • Worked on a bid protest before the Government Accountability Office protesting an agency’s decision to set aside a procurement for small business.
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Experience

  • Assisted in a bid protest before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims protesting the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s assertion of intellectual property (IP) rights in a procurement regarding online safety and health training. 
  • Worked on a bid protest before the Government Accountability Office protesting an agency’s decision to set aside a procurement for small business.
  • Assisted in an internal investigation for a professional services contractor analyzing the contractor’s noncompliance with information technology (IT) data and cybersecurity requirements.
  • Assisted in evaluating the exposure associated with a client’s noncompliance with labor standards required by a contract with the U.S. Department of Energy and devising a mitigation strategy to limit client risk.
  • Assisted a client in identifying new approaches and opportunities in government contracting after the client had outgrown its small business size status.

Recognitions and Memberships

Prior Positions

  • Law Clerk for Senator Jeff Flake, Senate Judiciary Committee (2014)

Admissions

  • New York
  • District of Columbia

Education

  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2015; cum laude; Executive Articles Editor, Georgetown Law Journal
  • B.A., History, University of Maryland, 2010