Matthew E. Sierawski

Associate

Overview

Matthew Sierawski is an associate and litigation attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP.  He joined the firm in 2017 as a summer associate, and is now a member of the firm’s Business Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice.

Prior to Foley, Matthew served as a law clerk to the Honorable M. Casey Rodgers, United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida. In this role, he helped to resolve a variety of legal issues at nearly every stage of the litigation process. 

During law school, Matthew also served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Helene N. White, United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and as a legal extern in the Violent & Organized Crime Unit of the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Michigan. 

Before pursuing his legal career, Matthew served as an operational intelligence analyst in the Michigan Air National Guard. In 2011, he deployed to Kandahar, Afghanistan in support of U.S. Army operations, for which he received the Army Commendation Medal.

 

Education

  • University of Michigan Law School (J.D., 2018)
    • Editor, Michigan Law Review
    • Dean’s Merit Scholarship recipient
    • 1L Oral Advocacy Competition; 2017 Law Review editors delegation to Israel
  • Michigan State University (B.A., summa cum laude, 2013)
    • Dean’s List 2011-13; MSU Office of Study Abroad Academic Excellence Scholarship
    • Spent final collegiate semester in the United Kingdom studying British law and politics

Admissions

  • Matthew is admitted to practice in Michigan