Matthew N. Robinson

Senior Associate

Matt Robinson

Matthew Robinson focuses his practice on multiple-front matters involving complex litigation, crisis management, government investigations and congressional oversight.

Mr. Robinson previously worked as a summer associate at WilmerHale. Prior to joining the firm, he completed clerkships with the Honorable Jane Branstetter Stranch of the US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and the Honorable Solomon Oliver, Jr. of the US District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. 

While pursuing his law degree, Mr. Robinson interned at the Brennan Center for Justice, handling legal and policy issues regarding voting rights, campaign finance and election administration. Mr. Robinson was also a member of the Administrative and Regulatory State Clinic at NYU Law's Institute for Policy Integrity.

Prior to beginning his legal studies, Mr. Robinson worked for Senator Russell D. Feingold, focusing on environmental and energy policy, and for the Senate Judiciary Committee's Subcommittee on the Constitution. 

Publications & News


July 25, 2016

WilmerHale Secures Civil Rights Victory, Defending Texas Voters of Color

WilmerHale and its co-counsel, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Legal Defense and Education Fund, secured a significant civil rights victory for African-American and Hispanic voters in Texas.


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JD, magna cum laude, New York University School of Law, 2012, Order of the Coif, Senior Articles Editor, Journal of Legislation and Public Policy, Florence Allen Scholar, Vanderbilt Medal

BA, History, with distinction, Yale University, 2003

Bar Admissions

District of Columbia

New York


The Hon. Jane B. Stranch, US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2013 - 2014

The Hon. Solomon Oliver, Jr., US District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, 2012 - 2013

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