Member, The Federalist Society
Member, Section of Antitrust, American Bar Association
Member, Real Estate Section, Virginia State Bar
Allied attorney, Alliance Defense Fund
Matthew represents clients in litigation matters with a focus on commercial, environmental, and insurance coverage matters. He regularly appears in state and federal courts throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and elsewhere.
Matthew has defended clients against environmental claims, including class actions, and he frequently handles insurance coverage claims for policy holders. He has represented clients in several large commercial arbitrations involving insurance claims. He frequently handles commercial litigation matters, including contractual and indemnification claims.
Matthew has an active pro bono practice that includes representing indigent clients in landlord tenant matters as well as constitutional and civil liberties litigation. In 2016 he obtained a $3 million jury verdict for a pro bono client in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Prior to joining McGuireWoods, Matthew worked for Microsoft Consulting Services in Washington D.C. and New York, as well as Standard and Poor's and American Business Systems.
Named to "Virginia Rising Stars," Business Litigation, Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2014, 2016