Alan Chvotkin

Partner

  • Government Relations

  • Former Vice President of Government Services at AT&T

  • Former professional services member of the Senate’s Governmental Affairs Committee, Budget Committee, Small Business Committee, and Armed Services Committee

About

Alan Chvotkin helps government contractors navigate relations with Federal agencies and Congress to achieve their desired business solutions.  He also provides market intelligence to companies and investors in the industry.

In addition to being a Partner at Nichols Liu, Alan also serves as President of Pub K, a publisher in the government contracting industry, which allows him to maintain his vast network of contacts for sharing information.

Prior to joining Nichols Liu, Alan was the executive vice president and counsel of the Professional Services Council (PSC), the principal national trade association of the government technology and professional services industry, where he was responsible for the association’s legislative and regulatory policy activity.

Alan also previously vice president of AT&T Government Services where he was responsible for managing key AT&T programs and opportunities. He has 13 years of experience as a professional staff member on Capitol Hill, on the Senate’s Governmental Affairs Committee, Budget Committee, Small Business Committee, and Armed Services Committee.

Alan is a fellow of the National Contract Management Association, where he serves on its national board of advisors.  He is also a founding member and continuing leader of the federal contracting industry’s Acquisition Reform Working Group, which was established in 1993.  He co-chairs the operating committee of the Council of Defense and Space Industries Association.

Education

  • American University’s Washington College of Law, J.D.
  • American University, M.P.A
  • American University, Bachelor’s in Political Science

Bar and Court Admissions

  • District of Columbia Bar
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Accolades

  • For his service to the contracting community, he has received the prestigious Fed 100 Award three times

Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • Will the ransomware surge impact Biden’s cyber EO?”  – FCW interview featuring Alan Chvotkin (July 09, 2021).
  • “Bid Protests” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 25, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Amy O’Sullivan, Craig Holman, Dan Forman, Jason Carey, Kevin Mullen, Richard Rector.
  • “Investigations, Disclosures, S&D” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 25, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: David Robbins, Fred Levy, Rose Stern, Todd Canni.
  • “Labor and Employment” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 25, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Laura Mitchell, Nichole Atallah, Susan Salen, Teresa Burke Wright.
  • “Costs, Pricing, and Audits” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 26, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Brent Calhoon, David Bodenheimer, Greg Bingham, Mary Karen Wills, Paul Pompeo.
  • “Grants” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 26, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Bismas Locaria, Jeremiah Centrella, Lorraine Campos, Tom Mason.
  • “Cybersecurity and Information Technology” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 26, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Kate Growley, Robert Metzger, Townsend Bourne.
  • “U.S. Contracting Overseas” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 26, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Adelicia Cliffe, Chris Yukins, Peter Eyre, Robert Nichols.
  • “Claims, Disputes, and Terminations” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 27, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Daniel Graham, Jeri Somers, Paul Khoury, Robert Nichols, Seth Locke.
  • “Intellectual Property” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 27, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Fern Lavallee, Jay Devecchio, Suzanne Summer.
  • “Small Business Contracting” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 27, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Holly Roth, Lori Lange, Matthew Schoonover, Shane McCall.
  • “Mergers and Acquisition” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 27, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Damien Specht, Kathryn Hickey, Susan Gabay, Whitt Cobb.
  • “FCA/FCPA: Fraud and Enforcement” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 28, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: Andy Liu, Jen Short, Justin Chiarodo, Robert Rhoad.
  • “Statutes, Regulations, EOs, and Policies” PubKGroup’s 6th Annual Year-in-Review – Live Webcast (January, 28, 2021). Moderator: Alan Chvotkin, Speakers: David Black, Kara Sacilotto, Michael Schaengold.

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