United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. In the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, National Courts attorneys handle appeals from the United States Court of Federal Claims, the United States Court of International Trade, various federal agency boards of contract appeals, the Merit Systems Protection Board, and the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, among other tribunals.
United States Court of Federal Claims (USCFC). The majority of National Courts Section cases in the USCFC involve disputes regarding Federal Government contracts. These disputes arise from and implicate a wide variety of factual and legal scenarios. Though they frequently stem from the Federal Government’s purchases of goods and services, these cases may also concern more unusual circumstances. National Courts has litigated contract cases concerning law enforcement informants, water rights, insurance and grant programs, the sale or disposition of federal property, and many other circumstances, in addition to procurement matters.
United States Court of International Trade. National Courts Section attorneys handle a variety of trade matters before the United States Court of International Trade. It prosecutes civil actions to recover various penalties or customs duties arising out of negligent or fraudulent import transactions. These cases may provide National Courts attorneys with opportunities for jury trials in the Courts. See, e.g., United States v. Ford Motor Co., 463 F.3d 1286 (Fed. Cir. 2006).
United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS)
Office of the Solicitor General (OSG)
Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB)
United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (CAVC)
Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals (ASBCA)
Civilian Board of Contract Appeals (CBCA)