Matthew joined Christopher Weil & Company, Inc. in January 2009 after nearly two decades litigating intellectual property matters, principally patents. He is a Registered Investment Advisor Representative in a firm of investors, managers, and advisors. Matthew serves as General Counsel for CWC Asset Advisors, Inc. Before joining CWC, he was a partner in the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery LLP. He was a past President of the Orange County Patent Law Association and a current Director of the Preuss School UCSD and the Patricia & Christopher Weil Family Foundation and a trustee of the San Diego Repertory Theatre. He has served on the boards of several medical device companies. Matthew earned a BA in History and Russian Language from the University of California, Davis, a Masters in Political Science from Columbia University, and a J.D. from University of California, Berkeley, School of Law.