Overview

Matthew Waring is a Litigation & Dispute Resolution associate in Mayer Brown’s Washington DC office and a member of the firm’s Supreme Court & Appellate practice. He joined the firm in 2013. Matt focuses his practice on briefing appeals and critical motions, particularly in antitrust, class action, and cybersecurity/data privacy matters. He has briefed complex issues for clients in appellate and trial courts around the country and has participated in filing over 30 briefs at the United States Supreme Court. He has argued before a number of federal and state courts of appeals, including the Second, Seventh, and Ninth Circuits.

From 2014 to 2015, Matt served as law clerk to the Honorable Jay S. Bybee of the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He received his JD from Stanford Law School, where he was elected Senior Articles Editor of the Stanford Law Review and received the Urban A. Sontheimer First-Year Honor for the Class of 2013, awarded to the student with the highest cumulative grade score at the end of the first year. During law school, he was a member of Stanford’s Supreme Court Litigation Clinic and interned with the office of the US Attorney for the District of Connecticut.

Highlights
Staying Ahead of the Curve: Cybersecurity and Data Privacy–Hot Topics for Global Businesses

Education

Stanford Law School, JD

Senior Articles Editor, Stanford Law Review

University of Virginia, BA, with honors

Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia

Court

  • US Supreme Court
  • US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • US District Court for the District of Columbia
  • US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois