We are a leading advisor to aircraft and component manufacturers, foreign governments, defense contractors, investors, and boards of directors on a host of government contracts, trade, regulatory, corporate, and strategic issues.
For 30+ years, a dedicated group of Akin Gump lawyers has represented health industry clients. We have comprehensive knowledge of this complex, highly regulated industry and the constantly changing issues that confront our clients.
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For clients in the national security arena, Akin Gump deploys integrated legal and policy capabilities. The firm offers a unique combination of advisors with experience in the military, private sector, and legislative and executive branches of government, which provides a competitive advantage for our clients.
The Public Contract Law Journal has recently published an article by Robert Huffman: “Close Encounters: Government Contracts Law Meets Patent Law at the Federal Circuit.”
We advise and represent companies regarding compliance and enforcement under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), and the regulations of the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC). We also represent clients in matters involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and UK Bribery Act.