Experienced in the areas of commercial/business transactions, real estate transactions, and insurance law, Matthew brings a unique and well rounded perspective to his legal practice. Formerly the Managing Director and Associate General Counsel to a real estate brokerage and advisory firm, Matthew has expertise in representing tenants and landlords in the negotiation and drafting of commercial leases and representing building owners in connection with drafting, reviewing and negotiating multimillion-dollar construction contracts. As a Partner at Gitter & Lehrer PLLC, Matthew now focuses his practice on representing buyers and sellers of high-end residential, commercial and mixed use real estate.
Matthew is licensed to practice law in the New York State and Federal Courts, is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the American Bar Association the New York County Lawyers Association and has been selected as a Super Lawyer for 2013 and 2014.
Matthew received his B.A. from Indiana University, where he studied economics and political science, and his J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law.