Christopher Griesedieck, Jr.

Griesedieck Christopher

Chris Griesedieck's practice encompasses a wide range of government contract and grant-related matters—such as claims, requests for equitable adjustment, and bid protests—for clients that include large corporations and small and minority-owned companies doing business with defense and civilian agencies.

Chris has advised and represented clients on issues ranging from cost and pricing (including the Federal Acquisition Regulation Cost Principles and Procedures, and the Cost Accounting Standards); the Service Contract Labor Standards (formerly the Service Contract Act of 1965); ratification of unauthorized commitments; organizational conflicts of interest; post-employment restrictions on former federal officials; technology transfer under the Bayh-Dole Act; prime contractor-subcontractor disputes; teaming agreements; the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards; Small Business Administration size protests and appeals; due diligence in mergers and acquisitions involving federal contractors; government investigations and audits; protecting intellectual property rights in government contracts; fiscal and appropriations law; and the Procurement Integrity Act. 

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  • J.D. cum laude Georgetown University Law Center 2015
  • Georgetown Law Fellow
  • B.A. summa cum laude Boston College 2011
  • Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims


  • The Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch, 2021 – 2022


Pro Bono

  • Completed more than 75 hours of pro bono service while in law school, including work as a volunteer tax preparer
  • Among first class of attorneys providing low-cost legal services at the DC Affordable Law Firm in 2016
  • Coordinator, Venable Generous Associates Campaign, 2017, 2018