Matthew J. Donohue, Esq. is a member of the firm’s Government & Education law practice. Mr. Donohue has several years of experience handling matters in the Public Law sector, specifically Education Law, Municipal Law and Labor & Employment.
Mr. Donohue regularly represents school boards throughout New Jersey before various institutions including the Office of Administrative Law, the Public Employment Relations Commission, the New Jersey Department of Education Office of Special Education, state-appointed arbitrators and various New Jersey courts. Mr. Donohue also has experience handling Special Education matters, including litigating petitions for Due Process and Applications for Emergent Relief, for example.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Donohue was affiliated with a Florham Park, NJ law firm where he advised local government entities and public and private school board clients in a myriad of matters including the Open Public Records Act, Public School Contracts Law, student residency issues, state and federal Special Education Law, Tenure Law, various Labor & Employment issues, the Open Public Meetings Act, and more.
Mr. Donohue earned his undergraduate degree from the College of William and Mary, where he majored in Neuroscience. Mr. Donohue earned his Juris Doctor from Boston College Law School. Upon graduating from law school, Mr. Donohue served as a law clerk for the Hon. Rochelle Gizinski, J.S.C. of the Ocean County Superior Court.
- Boston College Law School, Boston, MA (JD, 2015)
- College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA (BS, 2012)
- New Jersey