Mary Beth Bosco

Partner at Holland & Knight LLP

Mary Beth Bosco

Mary Beth Bosco

Partner at Holland & Knight LLP

Biography

Mary Beth Bosco counsels new and experienced government contractors on matters involving contract compliance and opportunities in the federal marketplace. She draws on more than 25 years of experience with both regulatory and litigation matters. Ms. Bosco provides guidance to emerging companies entering the federal government market and advises seasoned corporations on how best to navigate complex federal contracting issues. She regularly works with companies to prepare and implement compliance and training programs, including Recovery Act compliance and reporting requirements. She also has guided numerous companies through procurement fraud investigations.

In addition, Ms. Bosco represents investment funds and financial institutions in connection with the due diligence review of government contractors. She leads a seasoned team of government contracts attorneys in evaluating the specialized issues involved in the acquisition or financing of a government contractor, including congressional appropriations and program oversight, national security, cost accounting and revenue recognition, small business issues and compliance and litigation risks.

Ms. Bosco uses her government contracts skill in the environmental field, particularly in the areas of False Claims Act litigation involving environmental remediation contracts, environmental cost recovery and indemnification issues under contracts with the federal government and the interaction between NEPA and federally-funded, privately-performed contracts.

Ms. Bosco was the first female member of the firm’s Executive Committee, as well as the firm's first Chief Diversity Partner.

Representative Matters:

* Successfully defended an environmental remediation company in a False Claims Act case involving a three-week trial, and an appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, and a petition for certiori to the U.S. Supreme Court.
* Led dozens of due diligence reviews of government contractors in the consulting, contingency support, IT, manufacturing and security sectors, among others.
* Filed a motion to dismiss in a False Claims Act case against a major movie-by-mail company leading to a voluntary dismissal with prejudice by the private plaintiff.
* Worked closely with a large pharmaceutical company to review and revise the company’s small business subcontracting program from the bottom up, including development of instructions, training materials, and standard operating procedures.
* Negotiated a compliance agreement with the government, worked with the company to implement and monitor performance of the agreement, and advised the company in connection with an agency audit of the company’s adherence to the requirements of the agreement, which resulted in a letter of commendation to the company from the agency.

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Mary Beth Bosco
Partner at Holland & Knight LLP
Education
JD with Honors
Class of 1983

Since enrolling its first class in 1865, The George Washington University Law School has produced some of the finest minds across the spectrum of legal scholarship. That tradition continues today, as GW Law graduates use the knowledge and skills they gain here to influence the critical legal conversations of our times.

BA, cum laude
Class of 1978

Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

Memberships
Member, Public Contract Law Section
Current

American Bar Association provides legal services. It provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, legal information and other services to assist legal professionals. The firm has members which include judges, court administrators, law professors, and non-practicing attorneys. The company was founded on August 21, 1878 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Career History
Partner
2014 - Current

Holland & Knight LLP provides legal services. The company offers four practice sections: litigation, government, business and real estate. It has locations in Atlanta, Bethesda, Boston, Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Los Angeles and Tallahassee. The company was founded in 1968 and is located in Miami, FL.

Chief Diversity Partner
Prior - 2014

Patton Boggs LLP provides legal services. Its practice areas include public policy, litigation, business law, administrative and regulatory, and intellectual property, each encompassing a range of specific areas of concentration. The company was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$1 - $100
2004

TO PROVIDE WORLD-CLASS CHILD AND FAMILY FOCUSED PROGRAMS THAT NURTURE EACH CHILD'S FULL POTENTIAL.

Political Donations
$83
2020

The Center for Effective Government was founded as OMB Watch in 1983, with the main focus of shining a light on the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The organization changed it name in January 2013 to reflect its expanded work and new focus: an effective government that reflects the needs and priorities of the American people, as defined by an informed, engaged citizenry.

$83
2020

The Center for Effective Government was founded as OMB Watch in 1983, with the main focus of shining a light on the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The organization changed it name in January 2013 to reflect its expanded work and new focus: an effective government that reflects the needs and priorities of the American people, as defined by an informed, engaged citizenry.

$83
2020

The Center for Effective Government was founded as OMB Watch in 1983, with the main focus of shining a light on the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The organization changed it name in January 2013 to reflect its expanded work and new focus: an effective government that reflects the needs and priorities of the American people, as defined by an informed, engaged citizenry.

Awards & Honors
Court Admission: Supreme Court of the United States
Court Admission: US District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas
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Mary Beth Bosco is affiliated with Holland & Knight LLP, Patton Boggs LLP

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