Matthew has experience in matters involving complex commercial litigation and white collar criminal defense. He has represented clients in connection with investigations and litigation initiated by the U.S. Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Federal Trade Commission, and state government agencies, such as the California Air Resources Board. Matthew has been involved in all stages of litigation, from fact investigation to trial.


Thought Leadership


Note, The New York Safe Act: A Thoughtful Approach to Gun Control, or a Politically Expedient Response to the Public’s Fear of the Mentally Ill?, 88 S. Cal. L. Rev. Postscript 16, 2015.


2019 Civil Liberties Award, American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2015California


  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit


  • University of Southern California, Gould School of LawJ.D.2015

    Order of the Coif

    James G. Holbrook Award (awarded for outstanding service to the Southern California Law Review)

    Scribes Award (awarded by the Board of the Southern California Law Review to recognize outstanding published writing)

    Senior Editor, Southern California Law Review

  • University of Southern CaliforniaB.S., Business Administration2011