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Matt is an associate in Reed Smith’s State Tax Group. His practice focuses on the resolution of state and local tax controversies through negotiation and litigation. Matt has extensive experience in the areas of California property tax and real estate transfer tax. He has represented clients from many different industries, including residential leasing, commercial office leasing, hotel, solar power production, and professional sports stadiums.


  • University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, 2015, J.D.
  • University of California, Los Angeles, 2011, B.A.,

    summa cum laude

  • California