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Matthew M. Stanley

Cleveland, OH | D 216.696.2024 | F 216.592.5009 | M 216.903.2835

Matthew Stanley's practice focuses on general corporate law.

Matthew has a particular interest in banking finance and mergers and acquisitions. Before entering the practice of law, he worked in corporate finance and as a financial services consultant focusing on areas such as treasury management, risk management, and asset valuation. This real-world experience gives Matthew the unique perspective to understand clients' complex concerns and the ability to effectively and efficiently address them.

In addition to his corporate practice, Matthew advises clients in all aspects of estate and business succession planning.

Matthew lives in Shaker Heights, Ohio, with his wife Melissa and dog Caramels. In his free time, he and Melissa enjoy exploring Cleveland and visiting with family and friends near and far.

education & admissions


  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law (J.D., 2012)
  • Indiana University Kelley School of Business (M.B.A., Honors Graduate with distinction in Global Business, Strategy, Accounting, an Finance)
  • Miami University (B.A., 1995)

state admissions

  • Ohio, 2013
services & industries

service areas

industries represented

  • Banks
  • Financial Institutions
  • Financial Investment Companies
  • Funds & Trusts
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civic & professional involvement

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Our Lady of Peace, Finance Committee
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