Ben Williams represents a diverse range of clients in the government contracts and construction industry including defense contractors, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, owners, insurers, and sureties. Prior to practicing law, Ben was a construction manager for almost ten years, specializing in building facades and building envelope systems for numerous public and private renovation and new construction projects. Building on that experience, Ben counsels clients in public bid protests, contract negotiation, requests for equitable adjustment, breach of contract claims, delays and disruptions, performance and design defects, terminations for default, past performance evaluations, mechanic’s liens, and payment and performance bond claims. Ben was recognized as a Washington, D.C. “Rising Star” in 2017, 2018 and 2019 in the areas of Government Contracts by Super Lawyers magazine. He resides in the Bloomingdale Historic District in Washington, D.C., with his wife, Kelley.
Admitted to practice in District of Columbia and Virginia. Court admissions include the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, and U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, J.D. cum laude
Middlebury College, B.A., Art and Architecture