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Matt is a partner in the firm’s Life Sciences Health Industry Group, practicing primarily in the area of product liability litigation for medical device companies. Matt has experience working on single-plaintiff matters, as well as coordinated cases and multi-district litigation. Matt has also represented consumer product and transportation manufacturers in product liability actions in both state and federal courts.


  • University of Baltimore School of Law, 2009, J.D., magna cum laude, University of Baltimore Law Review, Editor in Chief
  • University of Maryland Baltimore County, 2005, B.A., Political Science

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • Florida

  • U.S. District Court - Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court - District of Maryland

  • American Bar Association
  • DRI

  • Honorable James P. Salmon, Court of Special Appeals of Maryland


  • Selected to the Washington, D.C., Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for Personal Injury - Products: Defense, 2014-2019
  • Selected for inclusion in Washington Post Magazine Top Attorneys, Washington D.C. Metro Area, Outstanding Young Lawyers, 2014-2015

Notable Quotes

  • 27 May 2021 “Thought 3D printing was dead? Think again” Wired UK
  • 23 October 2018 "3D printed medical devices: a tough trial for regulation?" Verdict Medical Devices 
  • 9 January 2017 "3D Printing Opens A Legal Brave New World" Medtech Insight