Senior Staff Attorney
Matthew received his J.D. from UC Davis School of Law and his B.A. with High Honors from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Matthew was admitted to the California Bar in December 2013, and previously worked as the Supervising Immigration Attorney at Catholic Charities of the East Bay and as a Law Fellow with Pangea Legal Services. At CARECEN SF, Matthew represents clients in a variety of casework, including asylum, special immigrant juvenile status, bond proceedings, family petitions, adjustment of status, consular processing, inadmissibility waivers, U-Visas, T-Visas, naturalization, and other immigration remedies. Matthew is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and the National Lawyers Guild (NLG). In his free time, Matthew likes to listen to podcasts with his wife and visit his hometown of Santa Cruz.