Our SBA 8a certification consultants help small businesses across the country to successfully apply for their minority business and 8a status. Help in All States. Call 1-866-601-5518 for a FREE initial Consultation.
For help from the beginning of the SBA 8a certification process all the way through securing 8a contracts from the federal government to appealing adverse SBA 8a status decisions,minority-owned businesses rely on the legal advice and consulting services at Watson & Associates, LLC.
Given our broad background and experience with SBA 8 a programs, our consultants and SBA Minority Business Certification lawyers frequently handle legal disputes and litigate adverse 8a certification decisions and small business size determinations for companies that are 8a certified.
- Avoid costly legal mistakes with your 8a application.
- Get legal advice from lawyers who litigate actual 8 a status disputes
- Get help from professionals that have worked for the government and understand the 8a certification process.
When a minority business enterprise (MBE) comes to us for 8a application consulting, we help them to minimize mistakes in the various aspects of their SBA 8a application. We address issues such as business ownership, control and SBA affiliation issues, net worth requirements and analyze their application for issues in the financials.
If the SBA denies the 8a certification application, then our consultants and lawyers help clients to prepare a request for reconsideration. If the SBA denies the package for failure to meet 8a certification requirements, our SBA 8a certification consultants and lawyers represent small businesses by filing an appeal to the SBA Office of Hearings and Appeals (SBA OHA).See our successful outcomes.
SBA 8a Certification Process & 8a Application Consulting Services
Our SBA 8a certification consultants and small business lawyers have broad experience with federal programs. Even after your 8a application is approved, small disadvantaged business disputes often arise. As a result, we frequently help clients across the country with:
- Social and Economic Narratives (if needed);
- Business Formation Problems;
- Control and Affiliation Concerns with each 8a application;
- Two-year waivers and problems with business relationships;
- Statutory Compliance when 8a certified;
- Government facility clearances
- Appeals of 8a status denials an Minority Business Certification;
- 8a Program terminations;
- Teaming agreements and joint venture relationships;
- Affiliation and Ostensible Subcontractor Rule violations;
- Requests for Reconsideration;
- Mergers, Asset Purchase and Business Sales
- Small Business Size Standard Protests and more.
Sometimes proving your economic disadvantage status can be problematic when getting 8a certified: Read our Blog for helpful information about SBA 8a certification requirements. We help you to assess carefully your specific facts and offer candid advice of your ability to gain your 8a status. Get help with investigations on SBA 8a fraud allegations.
Experience in SBA minority business (MBE) 8a certification programs: With lawyers in Washington, DC and Colorado locations, including lawyers who bring experience from the Department of Defense, our law firm offers the combination of legal insight, courtroom experience, industry knowledge, and unique insight with SBA 8a certification applications and minority business certifications. Our attorneys and consultants directly help our clients prevail in the cases that are most critical to their businesses. Find out how your company may benefit from the government’s green purchasing programs.
What sets Watson’s small business lawyers apart from other laws firms that litigate complex SBA minority business certification (MBE), small disadvantaged business disputes, and size protest appeals is our trial track record. We provide legal advice and representation to small businesses that have a problem getting their 8a status. We also help with 8a certification requests for reconsideration, litigate disputes with social and economic narratives and other complicated matters.
Our minority business certification lawyers conduct detailed research and analysis. As part of our commitment, we involve the client in every stage of the process. Given the unique issues that arise with 8 a certification applications and SBA minority business certifications, we tend to outshine our competition in all litigation phases. To meet our clients’ objectives, our government contracts attorneys bring together a winning team of lawyers with the right mix of technical and industry-specific skills for each case.
Nationwide Help With 8a Certification Applications and Disputes
Our SBA 8a certification consultants and Minority Business Certification lawyers provide legal counsel and guidance to federal contractors throughout the United States and overseas including Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington DC, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, and Virgin Islands. Call our federal government contract attorneys today for immediate help. 1-866-601-5518.
Cities in which our CO and Washington DC 8a certification consultants and procurement lawyers offer legal counsel include Anchorage, AK; Atlanta, GA; Austin, TX; Chicago, IL; Colorado Springs, CO; Houston, San Antonio, Wichita Falls, Dallas, TX; Denver, Colorado; Indianapolis, IN; Las Vegas, NV; Los Angeles, CA; Miami, FL; Philadelphia, PA; San Antonio, TX; San Diego, CA; San Francisco, CA; San Jose, CA; Santa Clara, CA; and Tampa, FL.
Call Our SBA 8a Certification Consultants and SBA 8a Status Lawyers
For professional guidance on preparing to get your 8a status, review of your SBA 8a certification and minority business application, call our Washington DC and Colorado-based SBA 8a certification consultants for a FREE initial consultation at 1-866-601-5518.