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J. Matthew Belger

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J. Matthew Belger is a partner in the firm's Corporate Litigation Group and focuses his practice on corporate and commercial litigation in the Delaware Court of Chancery. Before joining Potter Anderson, Matt was a law clerk for Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster of the Delaware Court of Chancery. Before his clerkship, Matt was an associate with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York and a law clerk for Chancellor William B. Chandler III.

Matt is the former co-chair of the firm’s Recruiting Committee.

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University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 2008; Order of the Coif, Editorial Board, Virginia Law Review

Florida State University, B.S., summa cum laude, 2005

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Delaware, 2012
  • New York, 2009

Professional Activities and Honors

Named to the Delaware Rising Stars list, 2019

The Best Lawyers in America® for Corporate Law, 2024