- White Collar Criminal Defense & Parallel Proceedings
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|University ||Brown University, B.A., Political Science, 2001|
|Law School||University of Pennsylvania, J.D., cum laude, 2004|
|Admitted||2004, Massachusetts; United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit; United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit; United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts|
Matt's practice encompasses a range of litigation matters, including complex civil litigation and white collar criminal defense.
Before joining Mintz Levin, Matt served as a law clerk to the Honorable Martha B. Sosman of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts. During law school, he also served as a law intern for the Honorable David N. Hurd, US District Court for the Northern District of New York.
During law school, he served as editor-in-chief of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review.
· Representing a pharmaceutical sales executive accused of conspiracy and anti-kickback statute violations. Following a lengthy government investigation into alleged Medicaid fraud, Matt assisted with a three-week federal criminal trial after which Matt's client and all three codefendants were acquitted of all charges.
· Advising construction firms with litigation and compliance issues arising out of state and federal public works projects, including the "Big Dig" project in Boston.
· Performing compliance audits and internal investigations for various companies.
· Assisting in the successful defense of the nation's largest hospital chain from an attempt to enjoin one of the largest leveraged buyouts in history.
Recognitions & Awards
· Massachusetts Super Lawyers: Rising Star - Business Litigation (2012)
Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
Massachusetts High Court Permits Compelled Decryption of Seized Digital Evidence
Matthew D. Levitt, July 3, 2014
Today, in Commonwealth v. Gelfgatt, No. SJC-11358 (Mass. June 25, 2014), a divided Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court held that under certain circumstances, a court may compel a criminal defendant to provide the password to encrypted digital evidence seized by the government without violating...
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