Matthew R. King - McDermott Will & Emery


Matthew King’s practice encompasses a broad range of global and domestic technology and outsourcing transactions, including information technology and business process outsourcing, software development and maintenance, software licensing, and other technology-related matters.

Matthew regularly negotiates intellectual property and information technology complex transition services agreements and technology-related joint ventures and strategic alliances. As a legal and business thought leader in the industry, he also represents clients on issues arising in connection with complex international outsourcing transactions, including the outsourcing of numerous IT functions, including infrastructure, applications development and maintenance, end-user computing, help desk and network operations. His business processes outsourcing experience includes outsourcing the middle and back office financial services processes, facility management functions, claims processing, human resources, payroll processing, finance and accounting functions and procurement.

Prior to earning his law degree, Matthew served six years as a naval officer and completed deployments in support of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.


  • Represented Marriott in a variety of ITO transactions, including Marriott’s procurement of infrastructure and ADM support from six major service providers and agreements that will govern the replacement of their internal reservations and property management systems with SaaS products, with deal values surpassing $1.5 billion.
  • Represented Hertz in a variety of SaaS transactions, including payment processing, and managed security and professional services opposite four vendors, as well as an IT transformation initiative.
  • Represented various investment fund companies in their procurement of a variety of middle office and back-office services from leading fund administration services providers, including Bank of New York Mellon.

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Georgetown University Law Center, JD, cum laude, 2010
US Naval Academy, BS, 2001


U.S. District Court – Central District of California