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C. Stanley Dees, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Commercial, contracts (including commercial financing)Administrative and regulatoryGovernment contracts and claimslawyer. Fellow American Bar Found; member United States Court Federal Claims Bar, District of Columbia Bar (vice chairman 1974-1975, chairman 1975-1977.


Dees, C. Stanley was born on June 24, 1938 in Tulsa, AB, Princeton University, 1960.


Princeton University (Bachelor of Arts, with honors, 1960). University of Virginia (Bachelor of Laws, 1963).


Worked at McKenna & Cuneo, L.L.P. (Washington, DC) specializing in Government Contracts, Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1963, Virginia. 1964, District of Columbia.

Order of the Coif. Member, Editorial Board, Virginia Law Review, 1961-1963. Author: "Recovery of Unabsorbed Overhead," Public Contract Newsletter, Volume 9, No. 2, January, 1974; "Public Contract Interpretation and Defective Specifications," G.W. Monograph No.

4, 1975. Co-Author: "Certification Requirements and Problems of Contract Claims and Requests for Relief," 12 Public Contract Law Journal 193, 1982. "Antitrust Considerations in Government Contracting," Briefing Paper No. 83-5, Federal Publications, Inc., May, 1983.

"The ‘New Morality’ Environment," NCMA Journal, Volume 20, Winter, 1987, Issue 2. "Beyond Diminished Value: New Challenges In The Law of Civil False Claims Act Damages," 25 Public Contract Law Section 597, 1996. Lecturer, University of Virginia Law School.

Member, Board of Trustees, 1970-1982 and President, 1978-1980, Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia. Member: District of Columbia Bar (Vice Chairman, 1974-1975 and Chairman, 1975-1977, Steering Committee, Government Contracts and Litigation Division). Virginia State Bar; American Bar Association (Chairman: Federal Courts Committee, 1977-1978.

Judicial Remedies Committee, 1978-1980. Council, 1981-1984; Secretary, 1984-1985. Vice Chairman, 1985-1986.

Chairman-Elect, 1986-1987. Chairman, Public Contract Law Section, 1987-1988). District of Columbia Bar Foundation (Member, Advisory Committee, 1989—).

National Security Industrial Association (Vice President, 1983-1990. Trustee, 1990-1997).


Trustee Legal Aid Society District of Columbia, 1970-1983, president, 1978-1980. Member Virginia Democratic Central Committee, 1971-1974, Federal Circuit Appellate Mediation Panel. Fellow American Bar Foundation.

Member American Bar Association (chairman federal courts committee 1977-1978, judicial remedies committee 1978-1980, program committee 1980-1981, council member 1981-1984, secretary 1984-1985, vice-chairman public contract law section 1985-1986, chairman public contract law section 1987-1988), United States Court Federal Claims Bar, District of Columbia Bar (vice-chairman 1974-1975, chairman 1975-1977, steering committee, government contracts and litigation division), Virginia State Bar, Council Defense and Space Industrial Associations (chairman 1991-1993, 2010), National Security Industrial Association (vice president 1983-1990, trustee 1990-1996), District of Columbia Bar Foundation (advisory committee), Order of Coif.