Matt Whited is a Corporate & Securities associate in Mayer Brown's Chicago office. He focuses his practice on mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, securities offerings and corporate governance matters. Matt has represented public and privately-held companies in a variety of industries.

Matt received his JD from Columbia Law School in 2014. He received a BA in economics from the University of Southern California in 2011 and has also studied at the London School of Economics. While in law school, Matt worked as a legal intern in the US Department of the Treasury’s Office of the Assistant General Counsel for International Affairs. In 2015, Matt completed a six-month secondment at the Dow Chemical Company where he advised on complex transactions related to joint ventures, outsourcing and information technology and commercial contracts.


University of Southern California, BA, cum laude

Columbia Law School, JD


  • Illinois