Shiva has over a decade of experience helping regional, national, and international companies navigate the complex regulatory framework governing state and federal projects.
Considering the unique needs of her clients, Shiva provides counsel on a full spectrum of construction, surety and government contract issues, including formation, administration and performance, design-build and joint venture issues, claims, contract termination, delays, mechanic’s liens, surety takeover and indemnification.
When litigation is unavoidable, Shiva adeptly navigates her client’s interests in the state and federal courts in Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia, before the Boards of Contract Appeals, the Government Accountability Office, and the Court of Federal Claims. Shiva is a frequent author on emerging issues in construction and public contracting law. In 2017, she was selected for inclusion as a Virginia and Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in Construction Law.
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