Mat is counsel in the firm's Financial Services Litigation Group. Since joining Reed Smith in the fall of 2008, Mat’s practice has focused primarily on financial services litigation and complex commercial disputes, with a specialization in the defense of class action lawsuits. The clients that Mat has defended operate in the following industries: banking, consumer finance, mutual funds, mortgages, wealth management, and private equity. Mat also has extensive experience with the prepaid debit card/gift card industry.
- University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2008, J.D., cum laude, Member, University of Pittsburgh Journal of Law and Commerce; CALI Award Winner: Evidence
- Harvard University, 2002, A.B., Honors History and Literature, Activities: Varsity Men's Swimming; Harvard Lampoon