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Eileen P. Matthews

Eileen P. Matthews is of Counsel to Kaplan Rice LLP after a legal career of more than three decades as a corporate attorney at Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP, an International Law Firm where Ms. Matthews was a Partner in the firm’s Corporate Department for 21 years and Co-Chair of the firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Group for 8 years.

Ms. Matthews has advised international and domestic private and public corporations on complex cross-border merger and acquisition transactions, private equity investments, and joint ventures, with a concentration in strategic private equity investment, principally for high net-worth individuals and their holding companies, and advised clients on a broad range of corporate and international matters. Ms. Matthews has also advised international and domestic banks and non-bank clients before principal US bank regulatory agencies and in connection with financing activities, acquisitions, and numerous other transactional matters.

Ms. Matthews business understanding and savvy have enhanced her in-depth knowledge and experience in the field of corporate law. In her practice Ms. Matthews’ key responsibilities included:

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Fordham University School of Law: J.D.

Hofstra University School of Business: M.B.A., Finance

State University of New York at Binghamton, Harpur College: B.A., Mathematics

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Lincoln Center Women’s Leadership Council

Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund

Interviewed in the feature documentary Balancing the Scales by Sharon Rowen

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