Matthew Decker

Associate

  • Matthew Decker
  • Phone: +1 215 979 1168
    Fax: +1 215 689 4238

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  • Duane Morris LLP
    30 South 17th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103-4196
    USA

Matthew Decker is a trial attorney, practicing in the areas of commercial, products liability, and mass tort litigation. He regularly represents transportation companies ranging from motor vehicle manufacturers to Class I freight railroads in civil actions, including Federal Employers’ Liability Act claims. Mr. Decker also represents medical device companies in products liability actions in both state and federal courts around the country.

Mr. Decker is a 2014 graduate of Temple University’s Beasley School of Law, where he was a Staff Editor for the Temple International & Comparative Law Journal, and a Fellow in the Rubin Public Interest Law Honor Society. While in law school, he held internships with the Hon. Thomas M. Blewitt of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, and the Hon. Anne E. Lazarus of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania. Mr. Decker obtained his undergraduate degree from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in 2011.

Areas of Practice

  • Trial

  • Commerical Litigation

  • Products Liability & Toxic Torts

Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania

Education

  • Temple University Beasley School of Law, J.D., 2014
    - Staff Editor, Temple International & Comparative Law Journal
  • Georgetown University, B.S., 2011
    - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service

Experience

  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Associate, 2018-present

  • McBreen & Kopko
    - Associate, 2015-2018

Civic and Charitable Activities

  • Mercy Center Skilled Nursing Facility
    - Member, Board of Directors

  • Bethesda Project
    - Member, Young Professionals Advisory Board

Selected Publications