MATTHEW GOODWIN (ASSOCIATE)

Mr. Goodwin focuses on divorce and custody litigation including motion practice, trial, and settlement; same-sex and domestic partnership dissolution; prenuptial agreements; and, post-divorce judgment matters such as modification of support orders and relocation. Matt also has experience in disability rights litigation in the context of custody disputes, condominium and co-op litigation, landlord-tenant litigation, business dissolution and corporate formation.

Prior to attending law school, Matt worked for seven years for former President Bill Clinton, first as a fellow and eventually as Director of Scheduling. During his time with President Clinton, Matt was involved in a number of projects including Clinton’s role as Tsunami Envoy, the 2006 and 2008 election cycles, post Hurricane-Katrina relief efforts and more.

Matt is an active member of the Matrimonial Committee of the New York Women’s Bar Association and the LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York.

Matt is admitted to the New York State Bar and Southern District of
New York.

B.A. University of CA, Santa Barbara, magna cum laude
J.D. Brooklyn Law School