Maureen C. McDonald is an associate in the firm’s litigation practice.

Practice & Background

Ms. McDonald advises clients on various government contracts and complex commercial matters. She assists with transactional government contracts due diligence, False Claims Act investigations and litigation, and other procurement and contracts issues.

Prior to joining Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, Ms. McDonald worked for a government contractor as both a procurement specialist and a contracts administrator. She also worked as a summer intern for the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Office of General Counsel, General Law Division.

Ms. McDonald received her J.D. in 2015 from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, where she was managing editor of The Catholic University Law Review. She earned her B.A. in English from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Ms. McDonald was a member of Akin Gump’s 2014 summer associate class.