Lecturer in Law
Matthew Fishbein is Executive Assistant District Attorney for the Investigations Division in the Office of the Brooklyn District Attorney. He oversees the office’s long term investigations of white collar crime and organized crime. Matt was previously a litigation partner at Debevoise & Plimpton where his practice focused on white collar criminal defense, internal investigations and complex commercial litigation. He has tried over 25 criminal and civil cases in federal and state court and argued numerous appeals in the Second Circuit and other appellate courts. He has also helped lead the defense of several major international corporations in multi-jurisdictional criminal investigations. He serves on the Board of Director of the Brooklyn Historical Society. He formerly served on the Boards of Directors of the Bronx Defenders and Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation.