Practice Profile: Matthew Schwartz is a partner in Sullivan & Cromwell’s litigation group and is particularly known for his securities and appellate work. In his practice he has represented leading corporations, financial institutions, and industry organizations in complex litigations, arbitrations, and government investigations.

Leadership, Pro Bono and Civic Work: Matthew is a member of the firm’s wills clinic, which provides pro bono legal advice on the drafting and execution of wills, powers of attorney and health care proxies.

Prior Experience:

Associate, Sullivan & Cromwell, 2007-2011

Clerk, Hon. Samuel A. Alito Jr., U.S. Supreme Court, 2006-2007

Clerk, Hon. Samuel A. Alito Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 2003-2004


J.D., Columbia Law School, 2003

A.B., Princeton University, 2000