Erin Estevez

Special Counsel

I am passionate about using my experience with the complex regulatory framework companies face in doing business with the federal government to craft practical, business-oriented and actionable advice for my clients.

+1 202 728 7065

Erin Estevez has broad government contracts experience advising companies ranging from high-tech startups to large, established contractors on regulatory and contractual requirements for doing business with the US government. She counsels clients in the technology, cybersecurity, professional services, life sciences, intelligence, aviation, education, IT solutions, software, data analytics, telecommunications, healthcare and other sectors on intellectual property and data rights, small business and SBIR eligibility, cybersecurity requirements, obtaining security clearances and FOCI mitigation, and compliance with the FAR and agency FAR supplements. She negotiates the terms of government contracts, subcontracts and teaming agreements and represents buy- and sell-side companies in mergers, acquisitions and financings involving government contractors. She also advises companies and transactional teams in cross-border transactions on the business and national security implications of foreign investments in US businesses and represents domestic and non-US entities during reviews and investigations conducted by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).

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  • The Carlyle Group Buys Majority Stake in HireVue 


  • George Mason University School of Law
    JD, magna cum laude, ALI-ABA Scholarship and Leadership Award, 2010

  • University of Maryland, College Park
    BS, Psychology and Criminology/Criminal Justice
    summa cum laude, 2005

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+1 202 728 7065 office
+1 703 456 8100 fax

1299 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20004-2400