Federal staff members, federal contractors and military personnel can count on our specialists during every step of the clearance procedure. The application and clearance renewal processes include an extensive background investigation into your personal life and financial history.
Many federal employees need to to obtain and hold a security clearance in order to keep their job with the government. Through the years, the number and types of employment opportunities that necessitate security clearances has increased.
Bear in mind that getting a clearance is no guarantee you’ll keep it over your career. A security clearance can be lost for any reason. Authorities may re-examine whether you’re fit to work in a sensitive job. This can include problems like carrying too much debt, mortgage default, or misrepresenting yourself on an SF-86.
Putting in an application for security clearance is a serious undertaking that should be handled with care and precision. Being truthful throughout the application and renewal process is essential. We have made it possible for hundreds of clients to hold on to their clearances. Each person on our security clearance team has had security clearances of their own. They have walked in your shoes.
The experienced attorneys at our firm can give you counsel throughout the entire clearance application, revocation and appeals process, including:
Preparation for interrogatories and investigative interviews
Pre-Clearance Counseling for DD Form 1879 and SF-86
Preparation and representation throughout further appeal
Requests for Hearings
Drafting response to Denial Letters and Statement of Reasons
Representation at post-denial hearings in front of the Defense Office of Hearing and Appeals (DOHA), FBI, DHS, CIA, and all courts and agencies and the Department of Defense, including document and witness preparation
If you believe the information gathered about you during the investigation is misleading or inaccurate, the appeal process is your opportunity to correct or clarify the situation and gain access to a security clearance. Our attorneys have extensive experience in assisting security clearance applicants from the first steps of the process, including the strategic review of applications and preparation for investigative interviews.
Get in touch with a member of our team to consult with an experienced security clearance specialist about your specific needs.
Professional Responsibility and Ethical practice
The members of our team at Lawscape work relentlessly to make sure our ethics and level of professionalism surpass what is expected of us by clients and the court. High ethical principles prompt us to treat clients with respect, make our services affordable to our neighbors in the communities we serve, and furnish representation that is composed and dignified.
WHY WORK WITH US
When you choose Lawscape, you aren’t just assigned an attorney. Your legal matter will be cared for by our entire legal team and support staff. With offices throughout the United States and overseas, we make sure you receive legal counsel and representation you can trust.