Matt Carter


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Matt Carter advises clients on a broad range of strategic and financial transactions, including restructurings, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, majority and minority investments, venture capital financings, and complex, contested transactions.

His clients have included public and private companies, debtors-in-possession, multinational corporations, private equity sponsors and hedge funds, active across a wide spectrum of technology, defense, infrastructure, financial services, consumer, life sciences, and agricultural sectors.


Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • California


  • Stanford University, J.D.
  • Claremont Graduate University, M.A.
  • Pomona College, B.A.
  • Represented a private equity fund in its acquisition of a specialized food service distributor
  • Represented a major US firearms and ammunition manufacturer in its Chapter 11 filing and in the ensuing suite of eight Section 363 asset sales following a contested bankruptcy auction
  • Represented a major Canadian pension fund in certain governance issues related to, and in its successful exit of, a minority investment
  • Represented a NASDAQ-listed technical and consulting company in its acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of a nationwide provider of energy efficiency programs
  • Represented a private equity fund in its growth equity funding of a natural food products concern