Mathews de Carvalho

Mathews de Carvalho
Mathews de Carvalho is an associate in Weil’s Securities Litigation practice. He focuses on defending companies in securities class action, shareholder derivative, and M&A litigation.

Mathews’ recent experience includes serving on Weil teams representing:

  • AMC Entertainment in earnings miss securities class actions and related shareholder derivative litigation in the Southern District of New York.
  • Signet Jewelers in a consolidated securities fraud class action in the Southern District of New York involving alleged sexual harassment allegations that were raised in an employment arbitration, and purportedly lax credit standards.
  • Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation, the second largest poultry producer in the United States, in securities class action and shareholder derivative actions related to alleged price-fixing in the poultry industry.

Mathews also maintains an active pro bono practice, including involvement in a criminal defense appeal and work with the Innocence Project.

Mathews served as a law clerk, and previously, a judicial extern for the Hon. Matthew W. Brann of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. He received his B.A. from Fordham University and his J.D. from New York University School of Law, where he served as Competitions Executive Editor of the Moot Court Board and was a member of the Order of Barristers.