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James Thomas

Mr. James Thomas is a Partner in the McLean, Virginia office of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. With 30 years of consulting experience, he has responsibility for delivering advisory services in areas such as compliance, finance effectiveness, operations, technology, human capital, due diligence, investigations and disputes. He is a frequent speaker at industry events, a subject matter expert in government contracting and an author of many industry publications.


Mr. Thomas provides advice to clients on the requirements of government contracts including the Federal Acquisition Regulation and Cost Accounting Standards. He provides expert accounting services to law firms representing clients involved in government contract disputes such as quantification of damages, defective pricing, cost recovery claims, labor charging, purchase price disputes and other accounting matters. He has provided expert testimony in cases involving cost disputes and bid protests.


Mr. Thomas conducts training seminars for the public on government contracting topics including contract costs, internal auditing and financial accounting considerations. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and associate member of the American Bar Association.