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  • College of William & Mary, B.A. & B.S. anthropology and psychology (2007)
  • American University Washington College of Law, J.D. (2010)


  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia

Lyndsay A. Gorton

Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1 202.654.6713
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004-2595

Lyndsay Gorton is a Government Contracts counsel in Crowell & Moring’s Washington, D.C. office. She has represented government contractors in a wide variety of government contracts matters. Her practice focuses on government contracts litigation and counseling, including government investigations, fraud matters under the False Claims Act, bid protests, and federal and state regulatory compliance.

Representative Experience

  • Represented government contractors relating to alleged violations of the civil False Claims Act and Anti-Kickback Act.
  • Represented government contractors on bid protests at the Government Accountability Office (GAO).
  • Represented government contractors on investigations provided to various inspector general offices and federal agencies, including the Department of Defense and the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations.
  • Represented a small business subcontractor in a prime contractor-subcontractor dispute through the course of state court litigation.
  • Represented government contractors and other companies before state and federal courts to defend employment-related claims brought under federal and state law.


Admitted to practice: District of Columbia, Virginia, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia 

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Jan.02.2020 Crowell & Moring Elects Eight New Partners and Promotes Seven to Senior Counsel and 26 to Counsel Positions
Feb.22.2019 Law360 Names Crowell & Moring's Government Contracts Group a "Practice Group of the Year" for the Ninth Consecutive Year