Matthew P. Moccia Associate New York
Phone: 212.238.4800 Fax: 212.238.4848

Matthew advises and represents clients in matters involving professional liability, rail and transportation litigation, employment, toxic tort, and premises liability.

Prior to joining the firm, Matthew gained litigation experience representing plaintiffs in a variety of matters including employment, and catastrophic personal injury.  Matthew also has experience in Hospitality Management, having opened and managed two restaurants in New York City.  Matthew draws on his legal and business experiences to effectively and comprehensively advise and represent clients.

Matthew graduated from Suffolk University Law School, where he was a Trustee Scholarship and Dean’s Merit Scholarship recipient.  In his third year of law school, Matthew became a Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project Fellow.  In this role, Matthew taught Constitutional Law to high school students, and coached a moot court team that sent two students to the final competition in Washington, D.C.  Matthew also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Gregory C. Flynn at the Waltham District Court in Massachusetts.

Practice Areas


Massachusetts, 2013
New York, 2014
U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts
U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit

Associations and Professional Activities

New York City Bar Association

New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers

New York State Bar Association

Honors and Awards

Note Editor, Transnational Law Review

Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project Fellow

Trustee Academic Scholarship

Dean’s Merit Scholarship


J.D., cum laude, Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, 2013

B.S., University of New Hampshire, 2005