Matthew F. Bruno

Matthew F. Bruno

Associate

Matthew Bruno focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, class actions, consumer fraud, and business disputes. He represents clients throughout all stages of litigation, is well-versed in conducting discovery and taking depositions and has experience trying cases in state court. His clients range from Fortune 500 companies to entrepreneurs and start-up companies, operating in an array of industries, including telecommunications and technology, entertainment, retail, and life sciences.

Prior to private practice, Matthew clerked for the Honorable Peter G. Sheridan in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the Honorable Mitchel E. Ostrer in the Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey.

Capabilities

Experience

  • Defended a lender, in a declaratory judgment action initiated by a film production company which sought rescission and other relief arising from a loan security agreement it entered with bank lenders.
  • Secured a multimillion-dollar judgment against a film production company, in a recent bench trial in the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court.
  • Legal Extern, National Labor Relations Board-Region 2, 2016
  • Summer Law Clerk, Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association of the City of New York, 2015
  • Judicial Intern, Hon. William J. Martini, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2014

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2016
    • Associate Editor, Fordham International Law Journal
    • Board Member, Brendan Moore Trial Advocacy Center
  • B.S., magna cum laude, Rutgers University, 2013
Clerkships
  • Hon. Peter G. Sheridan, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2017-2018
  • Hon. Mitchel E. Ostrer, Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, 2016-2017
Admissions
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York