Matt acts as outside general counsel to a wide range of emerging growth companies. He counsels his clients on corporate governance matters, venture financings, employment issues, board matters, equity strategies, and operational challenges. Matt has worked with venture-backed clients throughout their lifecycles, from formation to exit.
Matt previously worked at Ropes & Gray LLP and Gunderson Dettmer LLP in San Francisco, California. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Matt was an officer in the United States Marine Corps.
"As an attorney at other law firms, I grew frustrated with a model that incentivized inefficiency and profits rather than focusing on maximizing and improving client service. We’re going to change that."