Overview

Matt has experience with all areas of intellectual property. His practice is focused specifically on litigation, licensing, and monetizing clients’ intellectual property in the biological, chemical, and biotechnological arts. He also helps clients prosecute and strategize their intellectual property portfolios.

Matt has spent his career working at the intersections of law, technology, and business as a co-founder of two medical device start-ups. Before practicing law, Matt held multiple leadership positions in the U.S. Army, both stateside and abroad.

  • Credentials

    Education

    • University of Iowa College of Law, J.D., 2020
    • Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, M.S. in Law, 2014, with Honors
    • Bucknell University, B.S., Biology, 2014

    Bar Admissions

    • Illinois

            Languages Spoken & Fluency

            • Russian, Conversant
          • Insights

            Publications

            • “International [Dis]harmony: Solving Legal Uncertainty in Extraterritorial Patent Infringement Suits,” University of Iowa’s Transnational Law & Contemporary Problems Journal (Fall 2020)
          • Citizenship

            Civic and Charitable Memberships

            Matt spent several years as a youth wrestling coach for Beat the Streets Inc. in Chicago, helping teach life lessons through the sport of wrestling, as well as provide academic and athletic opportunities and resources. He is also a volunteer with Love Takes Root (LTR), a non-profit striving to improve the lives of children worldwide through housing, health, and education. Matt has led four separate volunteer groups to help with LTR’s project at La Concorde School and Orphanage in Jacmel, Haiti.