Matthew Guice Aiken is an associate in Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s Washington, D.C. office and a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group.
Prior to joining Gibson Dunn, Mr. Aiken served as a law clerk to the Honorable Gregg Costa, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and the Honorable Carol Jackson, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. Mr. Aiken also worked as the Deputy Voter Protection Director for the Missouri Democratic Coordinated Campaign in 2018.
Mr. Aiken received his J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 2016, where he was the Managing Editor for the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law. While in law school, Mr. Aiken was also an executive board member of the Civil Rights Law Project and an active member of the Black Law Students Association. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Washington University in 2010 and a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Missouri, St. Louis in 2012.
Before attending law school, Mr. Aiken taught algebra and coached high school football as a Teach For America Corps member in St. Louis.
Mr. Aiken is admitted to practice in Missouri and the District of Columbia.
University of Pennsylvania - 2016 Juris Doctor
University of Missouri - 2012 Master of Education
Washington University in St. Louis - 2010 Bachelor of Arts
District of Columbia Bar