James Tucker maintains an active practice in bid protests before the Government Accountability Office and contracting agencies and counsels clients in contract disputes and compliance obligations. He has represented contractors in contract terminations, prepared requests for equitable adjustment and contract claims, and has represented clients before the Boards of Contract Appeals.
Jim graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1996, receiving a B.A. in classics and from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome in 2000, where he received an S.T.B in theology. In 2012, James earned a J.D. with high honors from the George Washington University Law School, where he was a member of The George Washington University Law Review.
While in law school, Jim focused his studies on public procurement law and was an extern at the General Services Administration’s Suspension, Debarment, and Contract Remedies Division, where he drafted recommendations to the agency’s Suspension and Debarment Official in cases of government contractors being considered for suspension or debarment.
Jim maintains an active pro bono practice, which includes representing victims of human trafficking in civil litigation, administrative actions, and related immigration matters.
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