Matthew Laver focuses his practice on handling matters in major litigation areas, including the defense of corporations in product liability actions that involve catastrophic injury or death. His practice also includes subrogation.
In addition, Matthew represents restaurants in all aspects of the industry including contracts, leases, alcohol beverage law (licensing and litigation) and business start-up and entity formation.
Matthew also has experience defending healthcare product liability cases in the pharmaceutical industry including medicines, devices and weight loss supplements.
After graduating from law school, Matthew served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Pamela Pryor Dembe, President Judge, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, and the Honorable Albert W. Sheppard, Jr., Commerce Program, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas.
Matthew was awarded the 2013 Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel (PADC) Young Lawyer Award. The award is given annually to a young lawyer who best exemplifies the qualities of professionalism and dedication as defense counsel in the practice of law and in the promotion of the highest ideals of justice in the community. Matthew was also chosen as one of the 2013 Lawyers on the Fast Track by The Legal Intelligencer.
Matthew is a member of Weber Gallagher’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee.