Matthew M. Clark

Areas of Practice:

General Counsel Services
Business and Corporate Law
Transactions and M & A
Dispute Resolution & Mediation
Litigation Consultation & Expert Support


Certified Mediator, National Association of
Certified Mediators

Diploma from American Arbitration Association

Master Analyst in Financial Forensics (MAFF), National Association of Certified Valuators & Analysts

Certified Six Sigma Black Belt, Management and Strategy Institute

GE Certified Green Belt

Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA Candidate), NACVA

Bar Admissions and Memberships:

California State Bar (1980)

U.S. District Courts, CA

U.S. Tax Court

Education and Training:

Matthew M. Clark

Juris Doctor, New York University School of Law

MBA (Finance) with high honors, New York University, Stern School of Business

Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) with honors, University of California at Los Angeles

Graduate, GE e-Commerce University; GE Facilitator Program, Crotonville, CT

Gemological Institute America (GIA), Certified Diamond & Colored Stone Appraiser, NY, NY

Past Employment Highlights:

Senior Vice-President, General Counsel & Secretary, Masonite International Inc., Tampa, Florida
Senior Counsel, Transactions, General Electric Company, GE Consumer & Industrial, Louisville, Kentucky
Vice-President, General Counsel & Secretary, Raytheon Appliances (Amana Refrigeration/Speed Queen), Iowa
Vice-President Administration and General Counsel, Hitachi Home Electronics (America), Atlanta, Georgia & Compton, California
Litigator, Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker, Los Angeles, California


Surf Bus Foundation (current)

U.S. Window & Door Mfgrs. Association, 2008 - 2012

Masonite Africa Ltd. (Johannesburg Exchange) and Etz Karmiel (Israel), 2009 - 2012

200+ GE Subsidiary Boards, 1998 - 2008


U.S. Corporate Turnaround of the Year Award for Masonite Restructuring, Atlas Network, 2009
Invited Civilian Participant, U.S. Army War College, Strategic Leadership Development Program, 2009


Born in Albany, New York. Resides in NYC and Louisville, Kentucky, doing business throughout the U.S and in 25 countries.

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