With more than 40 years of procurement law and litigation experience, Walter Wilson is the leader of the firm's Government Contracts practice, and he is involved in all phases of government contracting, representing domestic and international clients in all areas of federal supply, service and construction contracts. He is experienced with bid protests, compliance with federal laws and regulations, Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) and compliance audits, federal supply schedule procurements, contract administration, change order negotiations, claims, and disputes. While his practice emphasizes claims avoidance strategies and alternative dispute resolution, Walter is experienced in matters involving complex and lengthy litigation before federal and state courts and administrative boards. He has successfully tried and/or settled claims and disputes for many millions of dollars on behalf of his clients.
Walter is general editor of Government Contracts, Matthew-Bender’s 13-volume treatise that provides the procurement community with up-to-date information on the Federal Acquisition Regulations and all aspects of the federal procurement process.
Upon first graduating from law school, Walter served as a trial lawyer with the U.S. Army's Judge Advocate General's Corps. He then worked as an attorney with the federal agency known as the Renegotiation Board. He later went on to private practice, serving as co-founder of one of his previous firms.