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Gena E. Cadieux - Deputy General Counsel for Technology Transfer & Procurement

Ms. Cadieux is the Deputy General Counsel for Technology Transfer and Procurement at the United States Department of Energy (DOE).  She manages a legal staff responsible for providing legal counsel to the procurement and financial assistance, technology transfer and intellectual property, and contractor labor and pension activities of program offices throughout the Department, including the Offices of Environmental Management, Fossil Energy, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Nuclear Energy, and Science.  She entered the Senior Executive Service in 2004.

Ms. Cadieux is a past co-chair of the American Bar Association Public Contracts Law Section’s Bid Protest Committee.  She is a frequent speaker on matters regarding government procurement and bid protests.  Before joining the Department of Energy, Ms. Cadieux’s legal experience included practice at Davis, Graham & Stubbs and serving as an Honors Program Attorney in the Civil Division of the Department of Justice.  She began her career as a law clerk for Judge Roger Robb of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.

Ms. Cadieux graduated magna cum laude from the Cornell Law School, where she was a Senior Editor on the Cornell Law Review and a member of the Order of the Coif.  She received a bachelor’s degree in Political Science with highest honors from the Pennsylvania State University and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.  She is a member of the District of Columbia Bar.

The following offices report to Ms. Cadieux: the Office of the Assistant General Counsel for Procurement & Financial Assistance, the Office of the Assistant General Counsel for Technology Transfer & Intellectual Property, and the Office of the Assistant General Counsel for Labor & Pension Law.