Charles L. Capito III

Partner | Washington D.C. | (202) 887-1683
(202) 887-1683

Charles Capito assists Government Contractors with a variety of litigation issues, with a focus on pre- and post-award bid protests, and contract claims and disputes. He has extensive experience at the Government Accountability Office, the Court of Federal Claims, the boards of contract appeals, and other judicial and administrative tribunals. Charles counsels clients on a variety of Government Contract issues, including prime- and subcontractor disputes, organizational conflicts of interest, small business issues, and compliance with federal procurement regulations. 

Charles assists the national security and transactional practices with issues concerning various compliance regimes, including the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), sanctions administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), and issues concerning Foreign Ownership, Control, or Influence (FOCI). He has experience in many facets of government contracts mergers and acquisitions.

Charles graduated cum laude from Washington & Lee University School of Law, where he served as senior articles editor of the Washington & Lee Law Review and received an award for Outstanding Student Note for his piece on the ITAR’s registration requirements. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Duke University.

Prior to joining the firm, Charles served as a law clerk to the Honorable Mary Ellen Coster Williams at the United States Court of Federal Claims and worked as an associate at Jenner & Block LLP.

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