Ela Matthews | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Ela Matthews

Associate, New York

Overview

Ela Matthews is a litigation associate in White & Case's New York office. Ms. Matthews' practice focuses on complex commercial litigation in federal and state courts representing both individual and corporate clients.

Ms. Matthews has been active in a variety of pro bono matters involving public international and human rights law. She has also represented indigent clients in state family and matrimonal law cases, administrative proceedings and in federal litigation, both at the firm and as the White & Case extern to Her Justice.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar

Education

  • JD, Columbia Law School, Kent Scholar
  • LLB, King's College London

Languages

  • English
  • Polish

Experience

Representation of major pharmaceutical company in commercial contract dispute.

Representation of international banks and in action alleging breach of bankruptcy sale order and credit agreements.

Respresentation of individual defendants in securities fraud litigation.

Representation of foreign corporation in shareholder and partnership dispute.