Matt Richard is an associate in Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP’s Boca Raton office. His practice focuses on complex securities litigation.
Matt graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology with honors from the University of Florida. While at UF, Matt competed through the American Mock Trial Association and led a team to the first top-ten finish at the National Championship Tournament in UF history. He was elected by his professors to Phi Beta Kappa.
Matt earned his Juris Doctor degree with honors from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he served as a Research Editor on the Florida Law Review, a research assistant to Associate Dean Jason Nance, and as a teaching assistant in trial advocacy. While in law school, Matt won the annual Closing Argument Competition in his first year and received a CALI Excellence Award in Evidence. Upon graduating from UF Law, Matt received the Helen Gibel Blechman Pro Bono Award – the award given to the student with the most pro bono hours in the graduating class.
Matt was also a summer associate with the Firm and returned upon graduation from law school.
University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., 2021, with honors
- Research Editor, Florida Law Review
- Helen Gibel Blechman Pro Bono Award
University of Florida, B.A., 2017, with honors
- Phi Beta Kappa
- United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
- United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
- United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois