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Todd M. Garland

Associate

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

Mr. Garland practices in construction and government contracts law, and has worked on matters including DCAA audits, arbitration disputes, commercial litigation, contract interpretation, bid protests, and cost allowability issues.  His litigation experience includes prime-subcontractor disputes in federal and state courts.  Additionally, Mr. Garland has worked on white collar defense matters involving anti-corruption issues and the federal False Claims Act.

Mr. Garland graduated cum laude from law school and was a member of the Moot Court Board.  Before entering law school, Mr. Garland worked as a political aide on Capitol Hill.

In his free time, Mr. Garland enjoys movies, sports, and other physical activities. He and his wife Katie have a daughter, Rylie, and a son, Cooper.

Education

University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law (J.D., cum laude; Moot Court Board; May 2012)
College of William and Mary (B.A., Public Policy, 2003)

Bar Admissions

Commonwealth of Virginia

District for Columbia

Court Admissions

Supreme Court of Virginia

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

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Publications

Co-Author, Erica J. Geibel and Todd M. Garland, Prior Material Breach and Laguna Construction: Adding Forfeiture to the Government’s Arsenal, ABA Forum on Construction Division 13 Newsletter (Dec. 2016).

Author, Virginia Supreme Court Declares Teaming Agreement to be Unenforceable “Agreement to Agree,” 69 Va. Bar Assoc. Construction Law & Public Contracts Newsletter (Fall 2016).

Co-Author, John S. Pachter and Todd M. Garland, Kickbacks Result in Forfeiture of Claim, 106 Fed. Cont. Rep. (BNA) No. 13, at 377 (Oct. 11, 2016).

Co-Author, John S. Pachter and Todd M. Garland, When Does a Company “Knowingly” Violate the Anti-Kickback Act?, 106 Fed. Cont. Rep. (BNA) No. 9, at 265 (Sept. 13, 2016).

Co-Author, Erica J. Geibel and Todd M. Garland, Recent Developments in Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Enforcement, ABA Young Lawyers Division Litigation Committee Newsletter (Summer 2016).

Co-Author, John S. Pachter and Todd M. Garland, A Sensible Outcome for False Claims in Universal Health Services, 106 Fed. Cont. Rep. (BNA) No. 4, at 97 (July 26, 2016).

Co-Author, John S. Pachter and Todd M. Garland, A Look at False Claims Act Cases Through Scalia’s Lens, 105 Fed. Cont. Rep. (BNA) No. 14, at 310 (Apr. 12, 2016).

Co-Author, Passing-Through Claims on Federal Contracts, ABA Federal Procurement Institute (Mar. 2016).

Co-Author, John S. Pachter and Todd M. Garland, Encouraging Signs for False Claims Act Litigation: Recent Decisions Aligned to Guide Supreme Court Review, 105 Fed. Cont. Rep. (BNA) No. 3, at 67 (Jan. 26, 2016).