Matt is an attorney who lives and practices in Connecticut. He is a trial attorney at the law firm of Koskoff, Koskoff & Bieder and also serves as the State Representative for Connecticut’s 147th District, which covers parts of Stamford and Darien. In the General Assembly, he serves as House Vice Chair of the Judiciary Committee and as a member of the Education and Government Administration and Elections Committees. Previously, he also served as a Clinical Fellow at the Gruber Rule of Law Clinic at Yale Law School and a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Diane P. Wood, Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.
Matt holds a J.D. from Yale Law School and a bachelor’s degree in History and Literature from Harvard University. Prior to law school, Matt served as an Infantry Officer in the United States Marine Corps Reserve, commanding a rifle platoon in Marjah, Afghanistan during the fall and winter of 2011. Matt’s interest in Barth syndrome and BSF stems from his life-long friendship with a man who succumbed to the disease in 2014.