Legal Times, a leading periodical covering the Washington area legal community, selected John S. Pachter as one of the top 12 government contract lawyers in Washington, D.C., based on interviews with in-house counsel, attorneys in private practice and academics. Mr. Pachter, a founding partner of Smith Pachter McWhorter PLC has practiced government contract law for more than 30 years. His practice includes litigation in federal and state courts, bid protests before the Government Accountability Office and the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and counseling clients on federal procurement statutes and regulations. Mr. Pachter's government contract practice is broad-based, including a variety of industries such as defense, telecommunications, information technology, health care and food service. The Legal Times article is available here.