Matthew Ball is a litigation associate in the Palo Alto office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He practices in the firm’s Litigation Department. Prior to joining the firm. Mr. Ball served as a law clerk for the Honorable Carlos T. Bea of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Mr. Ball graduated from Stanford Law School in 2018, where he was a member of the Stanford Supreme Court Clinic and won Best Oralist in the Kirkwood Moot Court Competition. While in law school, Mr. Ball also served as co-president of the International Refugee Assistance Project. Mr. Ball received his B.A. from Wesleyan University in 2008.
Prior to law school, Mr. Ball was an officer in the United States Army, where he served as an Army Ranger, deployed four times, and received two Bronze Star Medals. Mr. Ball continues to serve as a Major in the Army Reserves.
Mr. Ball is admitted to practice in Colorado and California.
Stanford University - 2018 Juris Doctor
Wesleyan University - 2008 Bachelor of Arts