Matt is an associate in the firm's Litigation Department and is a member of the International Trade Compliance practice group. Matt counsels clients on international trade controls such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), and has experience conducting internal investigations as well as developing and implementing policy enhancements to ensure regulatory compliance. Matt also has experience counseling clients on anti-bribery and due diligence issues related to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and anti-money laundering regulations.
Prior to joining Wiggin and Dana, Matt worked in the International Trade Compliance group at Pratt & Whitney where he counseled various business units regarding export obligations under U.S. and foreign regulations, supported internal investigations, and led the implementation of numerous corporate compliance initiatives.
Matt earned his J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law where he was a teaching assistant for Moot Court and a Dean's Merit Scholarship recipient. While in law school, Matt worked as a Law Clerk for the Honorable John A. Danaher III at the Litchfield Superior Court. He earned his B.A. in Political Science with a minor in Business Administration from the University of Connecticut, where he was a member of the National Political Science Honor Society, Pi Sigma Alpha.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Matthew E. Cvercko