BDO Welcomes New Professionals to Government Contracting Practice

November 2016

BDO’s Government Contracting practice is pleased to announce that Susan Dunne and Aaron Raddock have joined the firm’s McLean, Va. office. Ms. Dunne joins the Commercial Pricing practice as a managing director, and Mr. Raddock joins the Government Contracts & Grants Advisory Services practice as a director.

Ms. Dunne has more than 20 years of experience and an extensive background working with pharmaceutical manufacturers and other government contractors to ensure compliance with their regulatory and contractual requirements. Before joining BDO, Susan was a practicing attorney in the Washington, D.C. area, where she spendt 12 years servicing clients in litigation matters and matters related to government contracts. Over the past 15 years, Susan has focused on consulting with pharmaceutical and device manufacturers on all their interactions with federal pricing programs, including Medicaid, Medicare, 340B Drug discounts and the Veterans Health Care Act and VA FSS contracting. Susan will focus on developing the Commercial Pricing practice’s capabilities in the life sciences industry. She looks forward to working with commercial healthcare manufacturers to assist them with regulatory and federal contract compliance.

“Susan brings a unique viewpoint to our practice, and we’re pleased to welcome her to the team,” said Chris Carson, National Government Contracting practice lead. “As we continue expanding our practice’s capabilities in the pricing space, we’re confident Susan’s extensive experience and knowledge in contractual and regulatory matters will be an invaluable asset.”

Mr. Raddock brings more than 10 years of consulting experience working with government contractors, higher education institutions and nonprofits. He has advised clients across industries including defense, healthcare, technology, research and development and more on a wide range of business issues and regulatory compliance challenges. In this role, Aaron will continue to leverage his experience in the areas of Federal Acquisition Regulation, Cost Accounting Standards, GSA/VA Schedule pricing and other regulatory compliance matters, while expanding the litigation support and labor law compliance capabilities of the practice. Aaron has authored a number of articles and books on topics ranging from the Service Contract Act to fraud.

“We’re thrilled to bring Aaron aboard and are confident he will be a trusted advisor to our clients,” said Eric Sobota, National Leader, Government Contracts and Grants Advisory Services. “His experience will be instrumental in our continued efforts to grow our practice, build out new services and capabilities and maintain our high standard of client service.”

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