King & Spalding advised Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) in its definitive agreement to acquire Halfaker and Associates, LLC, a leading federal health technology solutions provider headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, which is expected to close by July 30, 2021.
Halfaker and Associates is an award-winning provider of digital services, data analytics, cybersecurity, and cloud solutions with such notable customers as the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Department of Defense and Department of Health. Founder and CEO, Dawn Halfaker, a West Point graduate, served in Iraq with the 3rd Infantry Division where she commanded a military police platoon for the United States Army in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and earned a Purple Heart and Bronze Star for service during a combat patrol.
With Halfaker, SAIC strengthens its robust digital transformation portfolio in areas such as DevSecOps, digital engineering, automation, and process improvement. SAIC’s press release on the transaction can be found here.