Matthew C. Sweger

Matthew C. Sweger

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602.262.0287 AZ
520.629.4431 AZ
201 East Washington Street
Suite 1200
Phoenix, AZ 85004
One S. Church Avenue
Suite 2000
Tucson, AZ 85701

Matt Sweger is a partner in the firm’s Business Transactions practice group. His practice focuses on corporate and finance transactions, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, capital raising, and formation of new businesses. He also acts as outside general counsel to clients on a range of corporate governance and general commercial matters.

Matt’s clients operate in a wide range of industries, including health care, real estate development and investment, research and development, financial services, software, defense, manufacturing, wholesale, retail, professional services, construction and transportation.

Matt is an elected member of the firm’s Executive Committee. He has been consistently recognized by Chambers USA in the areas of corporate law and mergers and acquisitions since 2015. He was also named “Lawyer of the Year” in 2018 and 2020 by Best Lawyers in America in the area of corporate law. Matt received his J.D., magna cum laude and Order of the Coif, from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and his B.A. from Washington & Jefferson College.  

Memberships & Affiliations

  • University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Member
  • Business Law, Tax, and Securities Sections of the State Bar of Arizona, Member
  • Invest Southwest, Mentor Team Chair
  • Committee on Rendering Legal Opinions in Business Transactions, Business Law Section of the State Bar of Arizona, Member, 2002-2004
  • Business Law Section of the State Bar of Arizona, Chair of the Executive Council 2011-2012, Executive Council 2004-2012, CLE Programming Coordinator, 2004-2012

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  • Presenter, "Accountable Care Organizations 101," 34th Annual Winter Conference - Tucson Hospitals Medical Education Program, Telluride, Colorado, 2012
  • Presenter, "Show Me the Money: Financing Your Business and Planning for the Exit Option," Workshop in the Entrepreneurs Initiative Series, The University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, 2010


  • The Best Lawyers in America - Woodward/White, Aiken, S.C. - Corporate Law, 2016-2021
  • Chambers USA - Corporate/M&A, 2015-2020
  • AZ Big Media - Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona, 2020
  • The Best Lawyers in America - Lawyer of the Year - Corporate Law, 2018, 2020
  • BTI Client Service All-Stars, 2019
  • Acritas Star - Independently Rated Lawyer, 2017-2019
  • Super Lawyers Southwest Rising Stars - Business/Corporate Law, 2012

Other Info


J.D., magna cum laude, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 1998, Order of the Coif
B.A., Washington & Jefferson College, 1995

Bar Admissions

Arizona, 1998