Matthew S. Krauss
Matthew Krauss is a partner at WMC who represents plaintiffs in complex civil and commercial litigation. His practice frequently involves insurance coverage matters, including both traditional coverage disputes and related cases stemming from insurers’ failure to pay claims properly. He also represents plaintiffs in a range of civil matters involving breach of contract, fraud, and bad faith. His representative matters include:
Mr. Krauss graduated from Harvard Law School, where he served as Managing Editor of the Harvard Environmental Law Review. He worked previously as an associate at Covington & Burling LLP, where he represented policyholders in litigating insurance disputes and bad faith claims and counseled clients in government investigations, compliance proceedings, and product recalls. He completed a six-month assignment at the Neighborhood Legal Services Program, where he represented low-income DC residents at trial and in administrative proceedings involving landlord-tenant, public benefits, and family law disputes. Before entering private practice, Mr. Krauss worked as a law clerk for the Honorable Patti B. Saris, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts and former chair of the United States Sentencing Commission.