Lauren Pennington provides skilled legal services on general corporate matters, government contracts matters (including teaming agreements, joint ventures, and SBA Mentor Protégé Agreements), mergers and acquisitions, entity formation, corporate governance and other commercial transactions.

Lauren Pennington provides skilled legal services on general corporate matters, government contracts matters (including teaming agreements, joint ventures, and SBA Mentor Protégé Agreements), mergers and acquisitions, entity formation, corporate governance and other commercial transactions.

Lauren came to Williams Mullen from a leading defense contractor where she facilitated the development and submission of competitive large-scale, multimillion-dollar information technology proposals. In this role, she gained significant experience in analyzing compliance obligations that arise under federal statutes and various Federal Acquisition Regulation and Department of Defense FAR Supplement contract clauses. She earned her Juris Doctor degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Richmond School of Law. During law school, she served as the manuscripts editor for the University of Richmond Law Review and also won the CALI Award for Excellence. She was also a member of Phi Delta Phi, the Women’s Law Student Association and the Christian Law Fellowship.

She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, in international affairs and minored in Arabic at James Madison University.