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Matt Aidan Getz is a litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. His practice focuses on complex commercial and constitutional litigation at both the trial and appellate levels. He has briefed cases in federal and state courts across the country and maintains an active pro bono practice.
Mr. Getz joined Gibson Dunn after serving as a law clerk to Judge Leonie M. Brinkema of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia and Judge Cheryl Ann Krause of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
Mr. Getz earned his J.D., with pro bono distinction, from Stanford Law School in 2018. At Stanford, he served as managing editor of the Stanford Law Review, was a semifinalist and awarded Best Respondent’s Brief in the Marion Rice Kirkwood Moot Court Competition, and worked on cert.-stage and merits briefing with the Supreme Court Litigation Clinic. He also interned for Judge L. Felipe Restrepo of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
Before attending law school, Mr. Getz graduated summa cum laude from Columbia University, was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, and spent several years as a paralegal at a large law firm in New York.
Mr. Getz is a member of the California and Virginia bars and is admitted to practice before the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Second, Third, Fifth, Sixth, and Ninth Circuits and the U.S. District Courts for the Central and Northern Districts of California and the Eastern District of Virginia.
Stanford University - 2018 Juris Doctor
Columbia University - 2012 Bachelor of Arts