Alston & Bird LLP
Jeff Belkin is a partner in the firm's Atlanta and Washington, D.C. offices, and is the co-leader of the Construction & Government Contracts Group. Jeff represents contractors in False Claims Act and internal investigations, claims litigation and procurement protests, and advises on complex compliance issues.
Jeff is a former Department of Justice (DOJ) trial attorney who is now principal claims and investigations counsel to some of the most successful and sophisticated contractors and vendors in the country. Jeff maintains compliance specialties in the areas of IT, construction, healthcare and defense, focusing on domestic source issues, General Services Administration (GSA) schedules, prevailing wage and other employment regulations, E-Rate and small business issues. Jeff has even testified as an expert on government contracts before a federal criminal jury.
Jeff has been recognized in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business and Best Lawyers, and the Ethisphere Institute, and is a contributing blogger on HuffingtonPost.com. While at DOJ, Jeff was lead trial attorney in the successful trial of F. Lee Bailey v. United States, arising out of the lawyer's contract claim against prosecutors.