Matthew C. Reeber

Matthew C. Reeber

Partner
Location:
Johnston, Rhode Island
Phone:
401-824-5100
866-353-3310 (Toll Free)
Fax:
401-824-5123
Email:

Matthew C. Reeber is a Partner with Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O'Gara LLC and a member of the firm’s Employment and Litigation teams. Attorney Reeber has handled numerous matters arising under state and federal anti-discrimination and anti-retaliation statutes, wage and hour statutes, whistleblower statutes, family and medical leave statutes, unemployment compensation statutes and claims for wrongful termination. As part of his practice, Attorney Reeber frequently appears before all Rhode Island state and federal courts, as well as administrative and regulatory agencies on behalf of his clients.

Attorney Reeber is a frequent lecturer on employment topics and regularly advises employers concerning issues in the workplace. For the past six years, he has been named a Rhode Island Super Lawyers Rising Star by Thomson Reuters, a distinction that recognizes the top 2.5 percent of New England lawyers under the age of forty or those in practice for ten years or less.

He earned his J.D. in 2006 from Tulane University School of Law in New Orleans, Louisiana. In addition to his juris doctorate, Attorney Reeber also received an Admiralty Certificate from Tulane University School of Law. Attorney Reeber received his undergraduate degree in American Studies and History, cum laude, from Colby College in 2001. He is admitted to practice law in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York and Rhode Island.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Employment
  • Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Admiralty Certificate

Bar Admissions

  • Rhode Island, 2007
  • Massachusetts, 2007
  • Connecticut, 2008
  • U.S. District Court District of Rhode Island
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
  • New York

Education

  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 2006
    • Honors: Maritime Law Certificate
  • Colby College, Waterville, Maine
    • B.A. (Cum Laude) - 2001
    • Major: American Studies and History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • New York Bar Association
  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • Rhode Island Bar Association Committee on Labor and Employment Law

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board of Directors, MS Dream Center of Rhode Island