Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Fitzpatrick v. Booz Allen Hamilton (Sex Discrimination and Retaliation)

Dr. Margo Fitzpatrick, a partner and 11-year veteran of Booz Allen Hamilton, filed a lawsuit claiming she was a victim of sex discrimination and that she was fired in retaliation for objecting to discriminatory behavior. The lawsuit, which names four senior male executives as defendants, alleges that Booz Allen’s corporate leadership maintains a “glass ceiling” that excludes women from the highest-ranking positions. The lawsuit further alleges that male executives are routinely given preferential treatment and perks that help position them for advancement.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Complaint
Contractors Involved Penalty
Booz Allen Hamilton $0
Further Information Released
Complaint 8/26/2011
Law Firm Press Release 8/26/2011

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database