AMBA M. DATTA
Senior Associate
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AMBA M. DATTA Senior Associate

Amba M. Datta is a senior associate in Kelley Drye & Warren LLP’s Washington, D.C. office. She focuses her practice on government contracts, internal investigations, and compliance.

Amba has worked on a range of government contract-related matters, including contract disputes, bid protests before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and the U.S. Government Accountability Office, and False Claims Act litigation in federal district courts.

Prior to joining Kelley Dyre, Amba was an associate at Barnes & Thornburg LLP, as a member of their corporate department, and from 2012-2013 was a law clerk for the Honorable Mary Ellen Coster Williams, U.S. Court of Federal Claims.  Prior to clerking, she worked as an associate for Levine Sullivan Koch & Schulz LLP, where she focused on media law-related matters, and Dickstein Shapiro LLP, where she worked on government contracts.  Prior to her legal career, Amba was a middle school English teacher at Georgetown Day School.

Recognized by Super Lawyers as a Washington D.C. Rising Star, 2017.

American Bar Association

National Defense Industrial Association

About

Amba M. Datta is a senior associate in Kelley Drye & Warren LLP’s Washington, D.C. office. She focuses her practice on government contracts, internal investigations, and compliance.

Amba has worked on a range of government contract-related matters, including contract disputes, bid protests before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and the U.S. Government Accountability Office, and False Claims Act litigation in federal district courts.

Prior to joining Kelley Dyre, Amba was an associate at Barnes & Thornburg LLP, as a member of their corporate department, and from 2012-2013 was a law clerk for the Honorable Mary Ellen Coster Williams, U.S. Court of Federal Claims.  Prior to clerking, she worked as an associate for Levine Sullivan Koch & Schulz LLP, where she focused on media law-related matters, and Dickstein Shapiro LLP, where she worked on government contracts.  Prior to her legal career, Amba was a middle school English teacher at Georgetown Day School.

Honors

Recognized by Super Lawyers as a Washington D.C. Rising Star, 2017.

Memberships

American Bar Association

National Defense Industrial Association

Practices