Matthew I. Khoury, Associate Attorney : Litigation & Employment : Shlansky Law Group, Attorneys at Law : Lawyers in MA, DC, NY, CA, DE & VT : SLG

David J. Shlansky James P. McEvilly III Colin R. Hagan Matthew I. Khoury Katherine A. Varnum

Matthew I. Khoury, Associate Attorney

Matthew I. Khoury, Associate Attorney Matthew I. Khoury, Associate Attorney Matthew I. Khoury, Associate Attorney

“I do not merely solve problems, but seek opportunities.  Even the most adversarial situation can be framed as a win-win for both parties.”

Matthew Khoury focuses his practice on commercial litigation, including complex business and contract disputes, and matters related to labor and employment.

Before joining SLG, Matthew engaged in pro bono work representing low-income tenants facing summary process proceedings, where he negotiated settlements and aggressively litigated issues on their behalf.  Matthew was also a summer associate at Clare Locke LLP, a litigation firm located in Alexandria, Virginia, where he assisted in a variety of matters related to defamation, medical malpractice, business conspiracy, trade secrets, and contract disputes, among other matters.  Matthew also previously acted as a Tax Law Intern for Bloomberg BNA where he collaborated with counsel to develop an international tax tracker, monitoring changes in 114 countries.  He also translated related documents from Arabic for use in the international tracker.

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • New York

Federal Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • B.A., University of California, Davis
  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center

Practice Areas

  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law

Pro Bono

  • Volunteers for Justice
  • Network for Victim Recovery of D.C.
  • Community for Creative Non-Violence
  • Bread for the City
  • D.C. Advice and Referral Clinic