Krista A. Nunez

Associate | Washington, D.C. | (202) 887-6929
(202) 887-6929

Krista Nunez is an associate in the Government Contracts practice in Morrison & Foerster’s Washington, D.C. office.

Krista advises clients on various contract matters, including bid protests, internal and external investigations, contract claims and disputes, and compliance with federal statutes and regulations. Before joining the firm, she clerked for the Honorable Loren A. Smith at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

Krista regularly represents contractors in bid protests before the U.S. Government Accountability Office, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and agency tribunals, such as the Federal Aviation Administration’s Office of Dispute Resolution for Acquisition. She has experience counseling clients on GSA Schedule contracting, cost and pricing issues, violations of the Procurement Integrity Act, and U.S. Small Business Administration requirements and regulations. In addition, she has helped clients draft, implement, and maintain compliance with nondisclosure agreements, subcontracts, Contractor Code of Business Ethics and Conduct and other internal policies, as well as vendor, joint venture, and teaming agreements.

Krista graduated cum laude from the University of Miami with a B.B.A. in legal studies. She earned her J.D. from The George Washington University Law School, graduating as a Murray J. Schooner Government Procurement Law Scholar. While in law school, Krista served as a notes editor of the Public Contract Law Journal and was a member of the GW Law Moot Court Board, winning the 2016 Government Contracts Moot Court Competition. She also interned for the Honorable Thomas C. Wheeler at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and at the Office of the General Counsel of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Law Division for Acquisition and Procurement.

She is currently an adjunct professor at The George Washington University Law School.

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