Overview

Matthew D. Rowen is a litigation associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on appellate and Supreme Court litigation. Matthew has drafted appellate briefs in a variety of substantive areas, including constitutional law, administrative law, intellectual property, labor and employment, products liability, and securities law. Matthew has also co-authored a number of briefs in the Supreme Court, including the successful merits briefs in Encino Motorcars, LLC v. Navarro, 138 S. Ct. 1134 (2018), and California Public Employees’ Retirement System v. ANZ Securities, 137 S. Ct. 2042 (2017).

Admissions & Qualifications

  • District of Columbia
  • California

Court Experience

  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • United States Court of Federal Claims

Education

  • Harvard Law SchoolJ.D.magna cum laude
  • Columbia College, Columbia UniversityB.A., Political Science & Historymagna cum laude

    Phi Beta Kappa