Dana B. Pashkoff

dana.pashkoff dbr.com
Phone: (202) 230-5364 (202) 230-5364
Fax: (202) 842-8465


Dana B. Pashkoff provides legal counsel to government contractors in a wide range of industries, including information technology, telecommunications, biodefense, homeland security, and aerospace/defense. Dana has broad experience litigating a wide variety of contract claims and bid protests before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and the Government Accountability Office. She also regularly provides compliance counseling on the contractual, statutory and regulatory requirements particular to government contractors.

In particular, Dana has significant experience in risk management counseling, specifically in the area of sales of products and services to the U.S. government. She is known for her particular expertise with the SAFETY Act, a statute that protects companies from civil suits arising from acts of terrorism. Dana routinely counsels clients on the regulatory process for obtaining coverage under the SAFETY Act and helps them to prepare and submit SAFETY act applications for review by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Dana is a former law clerk for the Honorable Nancy B. Firestone of the United States Court of Federal Claims.


Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland


  • George Washington University Law School, J.D., 1997, cum laude, Public Contract Law Journal
  • University of Maryland, B.A., 1994, magna cum laude

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims


  • American Bar Association, Public Contract Law Section
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Maryland State Bar Association