LOS ANGELES – Barnes & Thornburg announced today that Matthew B. O’Hanlon has joined the firm’s Litigation Department as an associate in the Los Angeles office.
O’Hanlon concentrates his practice on representing policyholders in connection with insurance coverage and bad faith litigation against their insurers. He also has experience in complex commercial litigation involving business torts, unfair competition, mortgage lending, intellectual property, contractual disputes and creditor’s rights. O’Hanlon has represented companies and individuals in the entertainment, financial services, aerospace, pharmaceutical, and apparel industries, among others.
After earning his undergraduate degree from Columbia University, O’Hanlon earned his law degree from the Washington University School of Law, where he was a senior editor for the Washington University Law Review.
During law school, O’Hanlon served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Christina A. Snyder of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. In addition, he was a legal fellow in the area of intellectual property for U.S. Congressman Howard L. Berman during Mr. Berman’s time as Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property.
Prior to joining Barnes & Thornburg, O’Hanlon was an associate at K&L Gates LLP.
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