Eric Sobota

National Leader, Industry Specialty Services and Life Sciences

BDO Greater Washington, D.C.



Executive Summary

Eric Sobota has almost 15 years of government contracts and grants experience in industries including life science, professional services, technology, nonprofit, higher education, hospitality and construction. He consults with government contractors on a wide range of business issues and regulatory compliance matters, including cost allowability and allocability, indirect rate structuring, cost accounting, General Services Administration (GSA) and other commercial procurements, and Defense Contract Audit Agency- (DCAA-) approved system implementations and management. He also has extensive experience representing both protestors and interveners in bid protest matters at the Government Accountability Office (GAO) as well as testifying as an expert witness on various disputes.

Eric assists federal government contractor clients in complying with applicable federal regulations, including the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) and other regulations specific to the nature of their contracts. He has developed government contract compliance policies and procedures for many large organizations, including publicly traded companies.

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association, Vice-Chair, Accounting, Cost, and Pricing Committee
National Defense Industrial Association


B.A., University of Pittsburgh