Matt’s practice focuses on the defense of multinational companies in complex products liability and class action litigation.

During law school, Matt served as an assistant editor and staff editor for the Northern Illinois University Law Review, and he represented his school in the Phillip C. Jessup International Moot Court Competition. Additionally, Matt practiced as a senior law student representing underprivileged juveniles in delinquency hearings at the Zeke Giorgi Legal Clinic in Rockford, IL. Matt was also an active member of the Latino Law School Association and a law student member of the Defense Research Institute – The Voice of the Defense Bar.

Prior to working at Shook as a summer associate, Matt interned at Walgreen Co. in the Regulatory Law Department where he assisted in-house counsel on various state and federal regulatory matters. Before law school, Matt interned for Shire PLC where he helped train pharmaceutical salesmen and compose a marketing campaign.


Resume & Interview Skills, Presentation to University of Kansas – School of Law, November 2015.