Alex F. Mattera is a Partner in Demeo LLP and the Chair of the Firm’s Bankruptcy Practice Group. Mr. Mattera focuses his practice on commercial bankruptcy, bankruptcy litigation, business reorganization, consumer bankruptcy, and creditor and debtor rights. His representation includes debtors, creditors’ committees, trustees, secured creditors, and other parties in interest in bankruptcy and related proceedings. He is a frequent panelist at American Bankruptcy Institute conferences and the Boston Bar Association Brown Bag Lunch series. Prior to joining Demeo, LLP, Mr. Mattera was an associate at the law firm of Gadsby Hannah LLP (n/k/a McCarter & English, LLP), and was previously law clerk to the Honorable James F. Queenan, Jr., former Chief Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts.
Mr. Mattera earned a B.A. in political science and Russian studies (with honors) from the University of Rhode Island in 1994, a M.A. in international relations from Boston University in 1997, and a J.D. from Boston College Law School in 1998. While studying for his juris doctorate, he served an internship with the Office of the United States Trustee, and was an assistant editor of the treatise Chapter 11 Theory & Practice: A Guide to Reorganization. Mr. Mattera has been named a Rising Star in Boston Magazine, 2005–2012.
J.D. Boston College Law School, ’98
M.A. Boston University, ’97
B.A University of Rhode Island, ’94 cum laude
Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts
Supreme Court of New Hampshire
U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
U.S. District Court, District of New Hampshire
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
United States Supreme Court