Overview

Micah T. Zomer is an associate and a business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP. As a member of the Government & Public Policy Practice, Micah focuses his practice on issues related to government procurement.

Micah counsels clients during the solicitation and proposal phases of government contracts by identifying and mitigating against potential risks. He assists government prime contractors and subcontractors in drafting, reviewing, and negotiating government contracts to best protect clients’ interests. He also drafts supplier terms and conditions that contain clauses required by the client’s government prime contract or higher-tiered subcontract, as well as clauses that promote the client’s business objectives.

Micah's practice includes work in government contracts litigation. Specifically, he assists clients in drafting pre-award and post-award bid protests before GAO and the Court of Federal Claims.

Micah also counsels clients faced with government contract compliance issues by, inter alia, helping conduct internal investigations, representing clients during government investigations, and advising contractors regarding avoiding suspension and debarment.

Prior to joining the firm, Micah worked with Law Resources in Washington, D.C. and in addition, he was a legislative assistant and deputy press secretary for Congressman Frank Lucas in the U.S. House of Representatives. He advised the Congressman on issues as diverse as homeland security, immigration, labor, Native American affairs, and government operations and met with constituent groups on his behalf.

Education

  • L.L.M., The George Washington University Law School (2013)
  • J.D., University of Oklahoma College of Law (2008)
    • Symposium editor for the American Indian Law Review
  • University of Tulsa, cum laude (2002)
    • Division I athlete lettering four years in varsity tennis
    • First All-Conference Academic Team for the Western Athletic Conference

Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Oklahoma
  • The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma

Professional memberships

  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, the Public Contract Law Section

Publications

  • Co-author, "Government Contracts: Protecting Intellectual Property," Practical Law (2019)
  • Co-author, "Government Contracts: GSA Multiple Award Schedule Contracting," Practical Law (2016)

Capabilities

Insights

Government Contracts: GSA Multiple Award Schedule Contracting
December 2018
Practical Law Commercial Transactions
Government Contracts: GSA Multiple Award Schedule Contracting
01 October 2017
Practical Law Commercial Transactions
FAR Thresholds Adjusted for Inflation
24 September 2015
Foley's Government Contracts Annual Update
16 October 2019
Livonia, MI
Foley's Government Contracts Annual Update
03 October 2018
Livonia, MI