Bryan M. Byrd is an Associate in Covington & Burling LLP’s Government Contracts Practice in Washington, D.C., and a Professorial Lecturer in Law teaching Scholarly Writing to student members of the Public Contract Law Journal at the George Washington University Law School. Prior to joining Covington, Mr. Byrd was an Attorney-Examiner at the U.S. Civilian Board of Contract Appeals. Since joining Covington in 2016, Mr. Byrd has litigated claims and disputes at the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals and in the Eastern District of Virginia. Mr. Byrd has also advised numerous life sciences companies and other non-traditional government contractors as they navigate compliance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation and applicable statutes. He is a graduate of the George Washington University Law School.