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mjacobson@reedsmith.com

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Matt is an associate 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.

Credentials

  • 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

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected for inclusion in Washington D.C. Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2014-2016
  • Selected for inclusion in Washington Post Magazine Top Attorneys, Washington D.C. Metro Area, Outstanding Young Lawyers, 2014-2015

Notable Quotes

  • 9 January 2017 "3D Printing Opens A Legal Brave New World" Medtech Insight
  • 23 October 2018 "3D printed medical devices: a tough trial for regulation?" Verdict Medical Devices