Matthew Sweger is a partner in Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie’s Corporate and Securities, Tax and Health Care groups. His diverse corporate practice includes mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate governance, finance, securities, and healthcare-related matters.
Matthew represents clients in connection with the formation, purchase and sale of businesses, equity and debt financings and real estate joint ventures. He advises corporate clients with regard to governance and regulatory compliance matters, and represents and advises hospitals and other healthcare providers in connection with regulatory compliance issues and commercial transactions.
Among other transactions, Matthew represented Moltech Power Systems, Inc. in its sale to Shanghai Huayi, a transaction reported in Fortune Magazine as one of the first acquisitions of an American company by a Chinese company (Fortune Magazine, “Shanghaied in Florida,” February 24, 2006); CyraCom International, Inc. in its acquisition of Language Learning Enterprises, Inc.; and EC Source Services, LLC in its formation and eventual $131 million merger with MasTec, Inc. in 2011.
Matthew received a B.A. from Washington & Jefferson College in 1995 and a J.D. with high honors from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 1998, where he was a member of the University of Pittsburgh Law Review and was elected to the Order of the Coif. Matthew joined Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie in 1998.
Matthew is listed in Chambers USA (2015) as one of America's Leading Lawyers for Business in the areas of Corporate and M&A. Additionally, in 2016, Matthew was recognized in The Best Lawyers in America - Woodward/White, Aiken, S.C. in the area of Corporate Law.
- Chambers USA - America's Leading Lawyers for Business - Corporate and M&A, 2015-2016
- The Best Lawyers in America - Woodward/White, Aiken, S.C. - Corporate Law, 2016-2017
- Super Lawyers Southwest Rising Stars - Business/Corporate Law, 2012
- AZ Business Magazine - Top Lawyers - Health Care Law, Securities/Corporate Finance, 2011, 2013
- Tucson Lifestyle - Top Lawyers - Business, Corporate and Health Care Law, 2011-2012