Matthew W. Lanahan graduated cum laude from the University of Michigan Law School in 2014. While in law school, Mr. Lanahan was a contributing editor of the Michigan Law Review. Mr. Lanahan graduated summa cum laude, honors baccalaureate from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University with a BA in English and minors in History and Pop Culture. Mr. Lanahan is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.
Mr. Lanahan joined Tycko & Zavareei in 2019. Prior to joining Tycko & Zavareei, Mr. Lanahan practiced law in the Washington, D.C. office of a large international law firm. During his time at that large international law firm, Mr. Lanahan’s practice included work on large class actions, products liability matters, securities enforcement, false claims act matters, and complex commercial litigations. Mr. Lanahan also maintained a pro bono practice focused on large civil rights matters and landlord-tenant cases.
During law school, Mr. Lanahan participated in the federal appellate litigation clinic. Mr. Lanahan also interned for the Federal Defender’s office in Detroit. Mr. Lanahan is a member of the District of Columbia and Virginia state bars.