Jessica Tillipman

Portrait of Jessica Tillipman
Title:
Assistant Dean for Government Procurement Law Studies; Government Contracts Advisory Council Professorial Lecturer in Government Contracts Law, Practice & Policy
Address:
2000 H Street, N.W
Washington, District Of Columbia 20052
Phone:
202-994-2896
Fax:
202-994-3362
Email:
[email protected]

Jessica Tillipman is the Assistant Dean for Government Procurement Law Studies and Government Contracts Advisory Council Professorial Lecturer in Government Contracts Law, Practice & Policy. She also teaches Anti-Corruption & Compliance, a course that focuses on anti-corruption, ethics, and compliance issues in government procurement.

Prior to joining GW Law, Dean Tillipman served as a law clerk to the Honorable Lawrence S. Margolis of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims and was an associate at Jenner & Block, where she specialized in Government Contracts and White Collar Criminal Defense.

Dean Tillipman is a Senior Editor of the “The FCPA Blog”—a leading Foreign Corrupt Practices Act resource on the internet. She has also published numerous articles that address legal and policy issues involving anti-corruption, government procurement, white-collar crime, and government ethics law.

Dean Tillipman is also a co-chair of the American Bar Association, International Anti-Corruption Committee. She frequently organizes and presents at domestic and international government procurement and anti-corruption conferences and colloquia, and her legal commentary has been featured in numerous domestic and international media outlets.

Dean Tillipman is a member of the bars of the United States Court of Federal Claims, the state of Virginia, and the District of Columbia. She graduated cum laude from Miami University (Oxford, OH) in 2000 and obtained her JD, with honors, from the George Washington University Law School in 2003.

Publications

Education

BA, Miami University; JD, George Washington University

In the News

"The ISDC’s Latest Debarment Report to Congress Raises More Questions Than It Answers"

February 09, 2021

Jessica Tillipman writes in the FCPA Blog that greater insight is needed from the ISDC on the general decline in debarment-related activities.

"Space Force Delays Deal to ‘Further Evaluate’ Contractor Found to Have Acted Fraudulently"

December 30, 2020
Jessica Tillipman is quoted in The Washington Post about how a delayed contract may bring new scrutiny to a common procurement loophole.

"$2.5 Trillion and Counting: How to Reduce Risks of Corruption, Fraud, and Mismanagement in U.S. Covid Stimulus Programs"

October 14, 2020

Jessica Tillipman writes in the FCPA Blog that transparency and oversight are essential to ensure the appropriate allocation of COVID-19 funds.

"A Real Estate Firm Co-Owned by Jared Kushner Is Looking to Profit From the Pandemic"

October 01, 2020

Jessica Tillipman is quoted in Mother Jones about the ethics surrounding Kushner's stake in a real estate company poised to gain from COVID-19.

"TeleTracking Claims NDA on Trump Admin Contract, Baffling Senators and Experts"

August 17, 2020

Jessica Tillipman is quoted in Talking Points Memo about how the firm collecting COVID-19 data has a contract covered by an NDA.