Government Consulting

O’Riordan Bethel fields a team of nationally-recognized and award-winning economists, lawyers, scientists, technicians and public policy experts, each of whom contributes expertise in public policy analysis; business process improvement; research and analysis; organizational design; setting and implementing organizational objectives in the public sector; technology transfer; and leading organizational change. Our extensive network of professionals brings a wealth of knowledge and capacity to each task, with focus on good governance, resource management, and working with diverse parties to achieve consensus. We are able to provide mission support to governmental units, quasi-governmental entities, and multi-lateral organizations.

Core Strengths

EEO Investigative and Counseling Services

  • Trained and Certified Counselors and Mediators
  • EEO Counseling & Preparation of Counselor Reports
  • EEO Investigations (individual, class action, and adverse impact)
  • Reports of Investigation, & Employment  Law and Program  Decision Writing
  • Final Agency Decision and Position Paper Writing
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (mediation, arbitration, negotiation, collaborative law, & neutral fact findings)

Management Consulting

  • Business Process Improvement
  • Organizational Design and Realignment
  • Construction Team Project Management
    • Regulatory and Policy Analysis, Compliance Programs
    • Stakeholder Coordination
    • Media and Community Network Maintenance
  • Workforce Development
    • Subcontracting Plan
    • Trade Coordination
  • Document and Trade Document Management
  • Construction Claims Assessment and Resolution
  • Staff Augmentation
  • Setting and Implementing Organizational Objectives
  • Organizational Change and Change Management
  • Investigations (Including EEOC, Sexual Harassment, Title VII Claims)
  • Compliance (Sarbanes-Oxley, Dodd-Frank, and Related Matters)
  • Interviews and Surveys
  • Procurement Policy and Supply Chain Assessment
  • Standard Operating Procedures, Manuals, Compliance Materials, Outreach Materials
  • Presentations, Reports, and Summaries


  • Research
  • Technical Writing
  • Compliance Manuals
  • Reports and White Papers

 Legal Services

  • Support for Offices of General Counsel
  • Statutory and Regulatory Analysis
  • Case Assessment, Discovery, Trial, and Appellate Work
  • Policy Analysis, Statutory and Regulatory Analysis
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution, Including Mediation and Arbitration
  • Research and Writing: Presentations, Summaries, Briefs, Reports
  • Prosecution and Defense of Claims
  • Interpretation of Legal Frameworks Imposed by International, Federal, and State Statutory and Regulatory Requirements
  • Commercial Law (Including Contract Disputes)
  • Substantive areas: Antitrust, Breach of Contract, Breach of Fiduciary Duties, Construction, FAR, Fraud, Securities Law, Trademark and Patent, and White-Collar Criminal Actions