Skip to main content
Matthew Alton Cartwright

Matthew Alton Cartwright Official

Avvo does not rate this lawyer because he or she is an official.

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYOfficial200503/13/2015
PAInactive198608/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2011
Special Award for Spearheading Juvenile Criminal Defense ProjectWilkes-Barre [PA] Law & Library Association2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2010
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2009
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2008
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2007
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2006
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2005
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2005
Super LawyerLaw & Politics Magazine2004
Associate Editor, University of Pennsylvania Law ReveiwUniversity of Pennsylvania Law School1984
Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Departmental Honors in HistoryHamilton College1983

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerMunley Law1988 - Present
AssociateMontgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP1986 - 1988

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Association for JusticeMember, Board of Governors2009 - Present
International Society of BarristersFellow2008 - Present
National College of AdvocacyDiplomate2008 - Present
American Association for JusticeChair, Practice Section Leaders' Council2007 - 2008
American Association for JusticeChair, Business Torts Section2006 - 2007
AAJ Interstate Truck Litigation GroupMember2002 - Present
National Board of Trial AdvocacyCertified (Civil)1997 - Present
Lackawanna Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionPresident1990 - 1991

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Medical MalpracticeJury verdict for victim's family
Medical MalpracticeJury verdict for mother
Lender LiabilityJury verdict for small business owners

See all Legal Cases 

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Cartwright, M.; Peiffer, J.; Reasonover, K.Thomson Reuters Litigating Business and Commercial Tort Cases2012
16:3 AAJ Business Torts Section NwsltrElectronic Discovery Post-Zubulake2009
43:6 TRIAL (J. Amer. Assoc. Justice) 18You're Ready to be a Business Tort Lawyer2007
1:361 ATLA Annual Convention PapersEthical Issues in Transitioning t a Business Torts Practice2006

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Hamilton CollegeHistoryA.B.1983

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
AAJ Trucking College (New Orleans)The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and Negligence Per Se2010
Annual Convention (San Francisco)Business Litigation2009
Annual Convention (Philadelphia)Electronic Discovery in the Post-Zubulake Era2008