Matt is from Laguna Niguel, California. He went to Brown University, where he majored in history and played varsity football. During his 1L summer, Matt externed for Judge Benny Osorio of the Los Angeles Superior Court. He returned to Southern California for his 2L summer, working as a Summer Associate at Jones Day’s Irvine office. In his free time at school, he enjoys coaching Siegfried Hall’s interhall football team with fellow JLEPP member Charlie Sterrett, playing intramural sports, and eating record amounts of sunflower seeds.