Maria Panichelli to Present Deltek’s Webinar “Critical Concepts on Federal Government Construction Contracts”

October 29, 2020

Join Maria Panichelli on Thursday, October 29, 2020 as she presents Deltek’s webinar, titled “Critical Concepts on Federal Government Construction Contracts.” In this panel, Maria will cover the following topics:​

  • The most common construction-related issues such as defective designs and specifications, differing site conditions, contract changes, suspensions, delays and contract terminations;
  • The Contract Disputes Act litigation process used when bringing claims based on these issues;
  • Defenses used by the government when fighting these claims;
  • ​Critical strategies to beat these defenses successfully.

Maria is the chair of Obermayer’s Government Contracting department. She focuses her practice exclusively on federal government contracting and procurement, guiding her clients throughout the entire lifecycle of their federal contracts. She provides comprehensive legal counseling that allows her clients to successfully navigate the complicated legal requirements related to federal contracting while fulfilling their own business goals. Maria has represented her clients before numerous federal agencies, the Government Accountability Office (GAO), the Contract Boards of Appeals as well as the Court of Federal Claims and the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and other state and federal courts. Though her practice is not limited to construction alone, Maria has substantial experience with a wide range of construction related issues such as: defective designs; defective specifications; differing site conditions; express, implied and constructive changes; suspensions; delays; and liquidated damages.