Matthew Telford is a Director in our Associate Practice Group. Based in New York City, he works with law firms to identify associates who will enhance their practices and provides guidance to associates as they navigate their legal careers.
Originally from Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Matt now resides in New York with his Siamese cat, Simone. He spends his free time traveling, exercising in Prospect Park, and bonding with friends and family.
Matt is an experienced litigation attorney. Before joining Major, Lindsey & Africa, Matt practiced as a litigator with Latham & Watkins, Simpson Thacher and most recently with a Bay Area litigation boutique.
Prior to practicing law, Matt earned his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2007 and his law degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 2011.
University of Pennsylvania Law School: J.D.
Technology Editor, University of Pennsylvania Law Review
University of North Carolina: B.A., Political Science and Government