George Stewart

George “Trip” Stewart focuses his practice in the area of government contracts, construction, and suretyship. He represents contractors, owners, subcontractors, and sureties in all types of construction litigation. He joined Watt Tieder as a first-year associate after having clerked for the firm as a summer associate.

In law school, he concentrated his studies in government contracts and was a member of the Public Contract Law Journal. He also interned for the Honorable Judge Marian Blank Horn of the United States Court of Federal Claims and the Personal Property Division of the United States General Services Administration. During his third year of law school, he was a member of the Law Students in Court clinic and represented tenants before the Superior Court of the District of Columbia and the District of Columbia Office of Administrative Hearings. Prior to law school, he was an educator in Baltimore and taught middle school social studies.

  1. General Information

    Education

    • The George Washington University Law School, J.D., 2016, with honors
    • John Hopkins University, M.S., 2013
    • The George Washington University, B.A., Political Science, magna cum laude

    Bar Admissions

    • Virginia
  2. Memberships & Affiliations
    • American Bar Association — Section of Public Contract Law
    • Virginia Bar Association
  3. Publications and Presentations
    • Co-Author:  When Indemnity Provisions Apply:  A Brief Overview of Anti-Indemnity Statutes in Virginia and Maryland, Watt Tieder Newsletter, Fall 2016.
    • Author:  Note, Provisional and Forgotten:  The Department of Homeland Security Should Take Steps to Receive Permanent Other Transactional Authority, 45 Pub. Cont. L.J. 715 (2016).