Matthew Maddox


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275 Madison Avenue
26th Floor
New York, New York 10016

Phone: 212.297.0700 ext 102
Fax: 212.297.0730

Matthew has broad experience advising public and private companies, executives, and directors.  Prior to joining Riemer & Associates, Matthew litigated at all levels of state and federal courts, including several complex class action proceedings.  He was drawn to ERISA and long-term disability because he wants to help those wrongfully denied the benefits they need at a time they are least able to defend themselves.  Matthew brings his wealth of experience to bear on behalf of the disabled against unscrupulous insurance companies.

Matthew received his bachelor's degree in the Honors Program of Economics at Georgetown University, Washington, DC.  He received his J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School where he was a book review editor for the Michigan Law Review.

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

Matthew is is an attorney in good standing admitted to practice in the State of New York, the Southern District of New York, and the Eastern District of New York.

What I like best about my job:

I like helping clients solve difficult problems. I love to write, and I love to argue.

Why I became a lawyer: 

Why I became a lawyer: When I was in college, I worked for a law firm where I contributed in small ways to several high-profile pro bono cases. I decided I needed to find a way to contribute more significantly.

Town/State Born:  Aztec, New Mexico

Town/State Live:  Brooklyn, NY

Favorite Food:  Fried Chicken - Especially Spicy Fried Chicken

Favorite Hobby:  Biking

Favorite Sports Team:  It's great to be a Michigan Wolverine

What’s on Your Bucket List?  Go to the Rose Bowl