Matthew R. Smith

Matthew R. Smith

Bodman PLC, Member

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Matthew Smith is a member of Bodman's Banking and Real Estate Practice Groups. He focuses his practice on commercial real estate finance. Before joining Bodman in June 2021 he practiced in the Finance Practice Group of an Am Law 100 firm where he represented institutional and nonbank lenders, financial institutions, and servicers in a broad range of commercial real estate finance transactions, including commercial mortgage loan originations, repurchase and warehouse facilities, and special servicing and master servicing matters. He also practiced in the Global Finance Practice Group of an Am Law 50 firm focusing primarily on collateralized loan obligation securitization transactions. Mr. Smith is recognized in The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch 2021 in the area of Banking and Finance Law. Mr. Smith received his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center. He received a B.A. in political science and history from the University of Michigan. Honors, Awards, and Recognition The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch 2021, Banking and Finance Law

Experience

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Bodman PLC
Member
∼ Present
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Alston & Bird LLP
Senior Associate
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Dechert LLP
Associate
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Ballard Spahr LLP
Associate
Firm Prospects attorney tracking launched in 2015/2016. Prior employment history currently unavailable.

Connections

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University of Virginia
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NM
Nicole Elizabeth Meyer
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Georgetown University