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Julia S. Shagovac


Tysons Corner Office
8000 Towers Crescent Drive, Suite 900
Tysons Corner, VA 22182
Phone: (703) 847-6300
Fax: (703) 847-6312

Ms. Shagovac practices in the areas of government contracts, commercial construction, and white collar matters. She has experience with litigation and alternative dispute resolution procedures, focusing on construction insurance and warranty issues, prime-subcontractor disputes, claim entitlement and liability, fraud investigations, and electronic discovery. Additionally, she has counseled clients on data rights, bid protests, performance disputes, privilege, and federal agency procurement practices.

Ms. Shagovac is a graduate of the George Washington University Law School, where she completed a government contracts course of study that covered federal procurement topics including formation, performance, cost and pricing, and intellectual property. During law school, she was a member of the Moot Court Board, and competed in the 2016 GW Government Contracts Moot Court Competition. As a finalist in that Competition, she argued before a panel of experienced federal judges and was awarded Best Overall Competitor. She was also a member of the Federal Circuit Bar Journal, for which she served as Programs Editor.


J.D., George Washington University School of Law, 2017

M.A. in Education Policy Studies, George Washington University Graduate School of Education & Human Development, 2017

B.S. in Psychology, Loyola University Chicago, magna cum laude, 2013

B.A. in Philosophy, Loyola University Chicago, magna cum laude, 2013

Prior Legal Experience

Judicial Intern, Honorable Judge George L. Russell, III, U.S District Court for the District of Maryland

Judicial Intern, Honorable Thomas C. Wheeler, Senior Judge, U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Bar Admissions

Commonwealth of Virginia

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, 2020

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, 2020

Professional Memberships

American Bar Association