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
NEW YORK
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

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP operates at the intersection of cutting-edge technology and media and entertainment, evidenced by its recent involvement as lead counsel in the creation of ‘Sotheby’s Metaverse’. New York-based practice head Matthew Syrkin is an expert on technology-driven transactions dealing with the convergence of technology, media, entertainment, and financial services. Deputy co-chair of the firm and chair of the corporate department Kenneth Lefkowitz  in New York is a specialist in complex corporate transactions in the sector, including M&A, takeovers, and going-private transactions. Together they handled Sotheby’s investment into the NFT development studio Mojito as well as the strategic partnership between the two companies which launched the auction house’s Metaverse.