Carolyn R. Cody-Jones


Carolyn Cody-Jones concentrates her practice on government contracts and other complex commercial litigation matters.

She counsels and represents clients in all aspects of complex dispute resolution, including:

  • contract disputes
  • civil litigation
  • government investigations
  • bid protests

Carolyn has litigation experience in federal and state courts, before the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals, and in various alternative dispute resolution proceedings.

Prior to joining Blank Rome, Carolyn practiced construction law with a Washington, D.C., metro area firm specializing in complex civil litigation and government contracts. She also served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Susan G. Braden of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and for the Honorable John A. Gibney, Jr., of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.


  • 2018, listed in Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll



  • American Bar Association



  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court - Western District of Virginia
  • Virginia


  • College of the Holy Cross, BA, cum laude
  • William & Mary School of Law, JD, cum laude