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 representing clients before federal and state courts of appeals and at the motions stage in federal district courts. He also assists clients with policy advocacy on regulatory and legal reform issues.
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. Matt received his BA, with honors, in government and foreign affairs from the University of Virginia.