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John W. Walbran

Of Counsel

, Bryan Cave LLP
St. Louis

Tel

1 314 259 2959

Fax

1 314 552 8959
john.walbran@bryancave.com
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John W. Walbran

Of Counsel


St. Louis



One Metropolitan Square
211 North Broadway, Suite 3600
St. Louis, Missouri 63102-2750

Phone:

1 314 259 2959

Fax:

1 314 552 8959

email:

john.walbran@bryancave.com

John (Jack) Walbran specializes in government investigations and other government contract-related matters. Mr. Walbran worked from 1977 for the McDonnell Douglas Corporation, then for The Boeing Company when the two merged in 1997. He served within Boeing’s law department as vice president and counsel in the litigation group, where he addressed issues ranging from criminal and false claims allegations through a full range of contract and subcontract differences, including, in particular, systems and compliance matters. Since joining the firm, Mr. Walbran has successfully handled false claims investigations and government audits arising out of a wide range of contingency contract pricing, cost charging, subcontracting, and quality issues; prime and subcontract quality, acceptance testing, and product field performance issues; material management and accounting system cost transfer and pricing issues; and economic price adjustment issues involving GAAP, GAAS, and pension plan accounting.

Professional Affiliations

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis

  • Missouri Bar Association

  • American Bar Association

Civic Involvement and Honors

  • Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) – Active, nationally licensed driver

John (Jack) Walbran specializes in government investigations and other government contract-related matters. Mr. Walbran worked from 1977 for the McDonnell Douglas Corporation, then for The Boeing Company when the two merged in 1997. He served within Boeing’s law department as vice president and counsel in the litigation group, where he addressed issues ranging from criminal and false claims allegations through a full range of contract and subcontract differences, including, in particular, systems and compliance matters. Since joining the firm, Mr. Walbran has successfully handled false claims investigations and government audits arising out of a wide range of contingency contract pricing, cost charging, subcontracting, and quality issues; prime and subcontract quality, acceptance testing, and product field performance issues; material management and accounting system cost transfer and pricing issues; and economic price adjustment issues involving GAAP, GAAS, and pension plan accounting.

Bar and Court Admissions

Missouri, 1964

United States Courts of Appeals for the Eighth and Federal Circuits

United States Court of Federal Claims

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri

Education

Harvard University, LL.B., cum laude, 1964

Harvard University, A.B., cum laude, 1961

Speeches and Seminars

  • Recent: ABA Section of Public Contract Law: Some Reflections on Practicalities of Subcontract Terminations, November 2004

Professional Affiliations

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Civic Involvement and Honors

  • Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) – Active, nationally licensed driver

Education

  • Harvard University, LL.B., cum laude, 1964
  • Harvard University, A.B., cum laude, 1961

Admissions

  • Missouri, 1964
  • United States Courts of Appeals for the Eighth and Federal Circuits
  • United States Court of Federal Claims
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri