Government & Defense

Baird’s Government & Defense team is a leading advisor to federal, state and local government services and technology companies. With experience spanning decades, proven insight into the market and deep relationships across the industry, Baird’s Government & Defense team provides differentiated and highly personalized M&A advice and execution. We have delivered exceptional outcomes for our private equity, founder-owner and corporate divestiture clients. The team has extensive experience and insight across a broad range of government services and technology competencies including IT, software development, BPO, technology, cyber security, cloud & data analytics, R&D and engineering, health IT, intelligence, mission support and security.

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Jean Stack
Managing Director

John Song
Managing Director

Alex Sevilla

Darren Bounds

Government Services 

*Transactions executed by senior Baird team members at prior firms.

† Engagement commenced while senior members of the Government & Defense Team were at a prior firm and the transaction has subsequently closed when the team transitioned to Baird. As a result, Baird is listed as a co-financial advisor to the client in connection with this transaction.

The above transactions were selected for their relevance to the Technology & Services sector and do not represent all Baird transactions. View our website at for a full list of transactions.