Matthew Schwee


I enjoy advising founders and finding collaborative solutions to help build great companies.

Matt is a partner in Cooley’s emerging companies group. His practice includes venture capital financings, mergers & acquisitions, and general corporate representation of high-growth companies. Matt represents a number of private company clients with a focus on the life sciences, digital health and national security sectors. He also represents leading venture capital firms in their investment activities. 

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  • Deepwatch Announces $180 Million in Investments 

  • Razor’s Edge Forms Three New National Security Platforms 

  • Sucampo Sells to Mallinckrodt for $1.2 Billion 

  • NASDAQ Private Market Acquires SecondMarket 

  • Blackbird Technologies Acquired by Raytheon for $420 Million 

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  • University of Virginia School of Law
    JD, 2013

  • James Madison University
    BS, Biotechnology, minor in German
    cum laude, 2009

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