Mr Matthew Syrkin > Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
ONE BATTERY PARK PLAZA
NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10004-1482
United States

Work Department

Media, Technology and Commercial Transactions

Position

Matt provides strategic business counsel and commercial/corporate transactional support for clients in the technology, media, consulting and financial services, consumer retail, advertising, entertainment, health care, gaming and hospitality industries.

Career

Partner and chair of Hughes Hubbard’s Media, Technology and Commercial Transactions Group.

Education

University of California, Berkeley Law School, J.D., Boalt Hall Certificate in Law and Technology
Georgetown University, B.S., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Sigma Nu

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Media and entertainment: transactional

Attracting praise for its ‘unflinching commitment to addressing client needs‘, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP’s media, technology and commercial transactions practice has experience handling matters throughout the television, film, gaming, music and social media sectors. Matthew Syrkin, who ‘goes out of his way to support his clients‘, chairs the media, technology and commercial transactions group. Other recommended lawyers include deputy head of the firm Kenneth Lefkowitz, and ‘dedicated‘ associate Dena Smith, who brings ‘great value‘ to transactions. In recent work highlights, the group advised John Varvatos Enterprises in connection with a multifaceted creative collaboration and sponsorship arrangement with singer Nick Jonas; assisted Bumble in launching the professional networking platform Bumble Bizz; and acted for Madison Square Garden Company in its acquisition of live entertainment technology and production company Obscura Digital.