Jason Blindauer counsels and represents clients on government contracts, international trade, and related matters. His practice includes, but is not limited to, bid protest litigation, contract performance issues and claims, and overall compliance with the myriad rules and regulations to which a government contractor is subject. He has previously advised on cost and pricing issues, labor and employment questions, intellectual property, subcontract rules, novations, terminations, past performance appraisals, small business issues, demands for payment, contractor fraud, suspension and debarment, domestic sourcing, tariff classification, export controls, contractor tort issues, fiscal law, and federal grants, among other matters.
Prior to joining Miles & Stockbridge, Jason worked for more than five years as an attorney at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. He represented the department in litigation before the Government Accountability Office, the Civilian Board of Contract Appeals, and the Small Business Administration’s Office of Hearings and Appeals. He served as agency counsel for cases before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and for an appeal before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He also advised on the Federal Tort Claims Act, handled administrative tort claims, and supported U.S. Attorneys’ Offices in tort litigation.
During law school, Jason completed a legal internship at the U.S. Army Office of The Judge Advocate General, Criminal Law Policy Division, in Rosslyn, Virginia, and a legal externship at the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, Office of Chief Counsel, in Arlington, Virginia.
A former U.S. Army infantry officer, he served in Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) I and III, and was awarded the Bronze Star for meritorious service in OIF III. Jason earned his JD from the George Washington University Law School. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Xavier University in Cincinnati.
District of Columbia Bar (2012-present)
Virginia State Bar Association (2011-present)