Cases of Note

  • Prior Fraud Investigation Witchhunt- Clearance Revocation Reversed

    May 2021

    Client, an absolutely ethical, honest, and decorated long-serving military officer, had been a prior target of a Congressionally-fueled fraud investigation into the G-RAP scandal, widely reported as a "witchhunt."   Although no charges were ever pressed against him, and he staunchly maintained hi... Read On

  • DUI- Clearance Reinstated

    April 2018

    Client - a civilian employee of our military- was convicted of a DUI while holding a security clearance. Later, he was accused of violating the terms and conditions of his probation. This led to an immediate revocation of his clearance via a Statement of Reasons. He retained Ms. Ayotte for his ca... Read On

  • Foreign Influence- Eligibility granted

    January 2019

    In a foreign influence case where client was upgrading the clearance from one level to the next, client's security clearance was suspended due to family ties and activities. After a full hearing before DOHA, and after waiting more than six months for a decision, the DOHA granted eligibility for a... Read On

  • Foreign Influence- Clearance Reinstated

    March 2019

    Client's Department of Defense security clearance was revoked due to foreign influence concerns because he was sponsoring and marrying a foreign national. In this case, Ms. Ayotte and her client took a true team-based approach and submitted a great package to the Consolidated Adjudications Facili... Read On


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