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May 25, 2023

The Debt Ceiling Dilemma: Pitfalls for Government Contractors


The looming threat of the U.S. government defaulting on its debt for the first time in history leaves many uncertainties for federal contractors. Arnold & Porter’s Government Contracts & National Security practice outlines the potential implications of the government defaulting on its debt, the likely effect on federal contractors, and some practical recommendations and legal remedies.

Government Contracts and National Security attorneys Keith Feigenbaum and Bryan Williamson also discuss the debt ceiling and implications on our Bona Fide Needs podcast here.

*Bryan R. Williamson contributed to this presentation. Bryan is a graduate of the University of Oregon School of Law and is employed at Arnold & Porter's Washington, DC office. Bryan is admitted only in Washington. Bryan is not admitted to the practice of law in Washington, DC.