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  • Ontario (practice restricted to U.S. law)

Saint Mary's University, B.Sc.

Dalhousie University, Schulich School of Law, LL.B. (J.D.)

University of Ottawa, Civil Law Section, LL.L., magna cum laude

Matt is a member of the firm's Canada/U.S. Cross-Border Practice, a team of U.S. lawyers dedicated to serving the needs of Canadian and other international companies and their professional advisors relative to business expansion into the United States. He provides cross-border advice on a wide variety of issues, including mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance, securities, and general corporate matters and commercial contracting.

Matt was born and raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Prior to joining Hodgson Russ, Matt was Chief Legal Officer of a national outpatient healthcare services company and before that he practiced in the Toronto office of a major national Canadian law firm.  Although he is a member of the Ontario Bar, Matt exclusively practices U.S. law and is admitted to practice in New York State.


Listed, Best Lawyers in Canada (Energy Law) 2018

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