Matthew Clash-Drexler joined the firm as an associate in 2003 and is now a member of the firm. Matthew regularly represents unions and non-profits in collective bargaining, on both the management side (for his union and non-profit clients) and the labor side of the table (including unions in both the public and private sectors). He also provides advice and assistance regarding the full range of labor and employment issues, including interpretation of collective bargaining agreements, compliance with employment, anti-discrimination, and leave laws, and investigations into allegations of harassment/discrimination or other misconduct by staff and officers.
Matthew also represents his clients in a wide variety of litigation before federal and state courts, administrative tribunals, and arbitrators.
Matthew received his B.A. from Duke University and his J.D. from The University of Michigan Law School, magna cum laude. Prior to joining the firm, Matthew worked at the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law as a Skadden Fellow and served as a law clerk to Hon. T.S. Ellis III, US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
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