CHANDLER W. MATSON
Syracuse University College of Law, J.D. Magna Cum Laude 2001
Chandler is known for his top rated work throughout Vermont, Massachusetts, and New York. He recieved the honor of being named on Thomson Reuter’s “Super Lawyer” list in 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2015.
Chandler Matson is a trial and appellate lawyer with over fifteen years of experience handling complex litigation disputes, federal criminal defense, white-collar defense, and internal investigations. Known for his top rated work throughout Vermont, Massachusetts, and New York, Matson received the honor of being named on Thomson Reuter’s “Super Lawyer” list in 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2015.
Prior to joining Barr Law Group, Mr. Matson represented international corporate entities in all aspects of litigation and corporate structuring with the law firm of Ford Marrin in lower Manhattan, before relocating to Boston in order to focus on criminal trials and appeals. Mr. Matson has handled a wide variety of cases from complex commercial fraud, securities litigation, racketeering/conspiracy, money laundering, and international trafficking. He has also acted as lead counsel in hundreds of trial matters in state and federal courts, and has handled appellate matters before the high courts of New York, Massachusetts, Vermont, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. In addition, Mr. Matson acts as outside counsel for businesses and not-for-profits in Vermont and Massachusetts, handling their corporate structuring, general business affairs, and regulatory compliance.
Mr. Matson attended Tulane University Law School and Syracuse University College of Law, graduating 9th in his class, Magna Cum Laude, in 2001. Prior to law school, Mr. Matson attended Alfred University, graduating cum laude with degrees in Economics and Political Science.
Mr. Matson is also a proud member of Team Sheila, a non-profit dedicated to the cure for ALS, and Judy’s and Janet’s Kids, which was formed to raise money for the treatment and cure of women’s cancers. Mr. Matson also serves as outside and general counsel to the not-for-profit organizations of the North American Hockey Academy, the Vermont Automobile Enthusiasts, and the Scout Student Film Festival.
Mr. Matson is a member of the Professional & Bar Association Memberships; American Inns of Court; the Order of the Coif (legal honors society); and the Federal Bar Association.
You can reach Chandler at Chandler@BarrLaw.com
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