Biography

Dan Abrahams is a Partner in the Government Contracts and Wage and Hour Group. He counsels clients in matters related to government contracts, wage and hour, and federal employee health care law. Dan represents clients in federal and state courts and in arbitrations, as well as before various boards of contract appeals. His experience includes collective and class actions, bid protests, contract claims, wage and hour audits and compliance counseling.

Representation

Dan’s public or reported wage and hour and government contracts cases include:

St. John v. Tatitlek Support Services, Inc., case no. 5:08-cv-1909 JZ (C.D. CA 2011) (approximately 2,000 member class action settlement under CA wage laws)

Cubic Simulations Systems, Inc. v. Intelligent Decisions, Inc, case no. 11-CIV-4808 (LAP)(S.D.NY 2011) (settlement and dismissal with prejudice of injunctive action over teaming agreement in SDNY, EDNY, and AAA)

Sierra Lobo v. ASRC Aerospace, AAA no. 53 117 Y 0033 09 (2011) ( Arbitration at AAA over termination of subcontract)

Appeal of ARCTEC Services, ASBCA Nos. 56444, 56631, and 57193 (ASBCA 2011)

Clements v. Serco, case no. 06-4316 and 07-4005 (10th Cir. 2008) (filed amicus brief for Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce)

March 2008 settlement of a collective action arbitration filed on behalf of 6,000 federal employees of an US Government executive agency

Kalinoski v. CINRAM Manufacturing Inc., case no. 3:08-cv-00041-TIV (M.D. PA 2/18/2008) (voluntary dismissal by plaintiff)

Mersnick v. USProtect Corporation, case no. C-06-03-993 RMW (N.D. CA 12/18/2006 and 9/17/2007) (granting partial dismissal of class/collective action).

Rome Research Corp. v. United States of America, case no. 1:06-cv-377 (Ct. of Fed. Cl. 8/13/2007) (settlement of price adjustment claim)

GHS Health Maintenance Organization, Inc., d/b/a as BlueLincs HMO v. United States, case No. 01-517C  (Ct. Cl. 2007) and case No. 2007-5143 (Federal Circuit 2008)

Matter of S4, Inc., Comp. Gen. Dec. B-299817 (GAO 8/23/07)

VT Griffin Services, Inc. v. Field Support Services, Inc., case no. AW-06-3387 (S.D. MD 2007)

Matter of James C. Trump, Comp. Gen. Dec. B-299370, (GAO 2/20/07)

Lear Siegler Services, Inc. v. Rumsfeld, 457 F.3d 1262 (Fed Cir. 2006)

Davis v. Lenox Hill Hosp., 204 WL 1926086 & 1926087 (S.D.N.Y. 2004)

FC Business Systems, Inc., Comp. Gen. Dec. B-278730, (GAO 3/6/98)

Custom Printing Company, Comp. Gen. Dec. 275798.3 (GAO 7/9/97)

Digital Equipment Corp. v. GSA, GSBCA No. 12891 (GSBCA 7/28/94)

Communications Technology Applications, Inc., ASBCA No. 4173 (ASBCA 6/25/92)

Communications Technology Applications, Inc., GSBCA No. 10172-C and
9978-P (GSBCA 8/6/90)

Education

George Washington University Law School – J.D., with honors, Order of the Coif, 1983
Washington University, St. Louis – M.A., 1979
Hobart College – B.A., with high honors, 1977

Bar Admissions

District of Columbia
Maryland
US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and US Court of Federal Claims
Admitted to various US District Courts and Courts of Appeals pro hac
Publications
Speaking Engagements
Professional Affiliations