Matthew R. Straus focuses his practice on litigation matters. He has experience in product liability and environmental litigation, and has defended corporate clients in state and federal courts in areas that include product liability, maritime, wrongful death, personal injury, toxic tort and premises liability.
Secured dismissal by summary judgment before US Federal District Judge Colleen McMahon in a products liability wrongful death case for a Fortune 100 client (Rita Marie Perkins, individually and as personal representative of the estate of Wayne Perkins vs. Air & Liquid Systems Corp. et al., 13 Civ. 8561 (CM)(USDC-SDNY 7/30/2015))
New York Law School, JD, cum laude, 1999
Skidmore College, BA, 1994
Courts / Agencies
US District Court for the Eastern District of New York
US District Court for the Northern District of New York
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