Owner, Strabone Law
Matthew J. Strabone is the owner of Strabone Law, a practice specializing in the representation of nonprofits, campaigns, and small businesses. He has counseled numerous campaigns for office at the local, state, and federal levels as well as a number of ballot measure campaigns. He has also provided legal guidance to President Obama and has advised a host of public charities and foundations, trade associations, and other nonprofits.
Additionally, Matthew has published policy articles and op-eds on a range of topics in U.S. News & World Report, The Hill, The Diplomat, the Georgetown Public Policy Review, the Buffalo Public Interest Law Journal, Voice of San Diego, and Circulate San Diego's blog. His media appearances have included stints on NBC San Diego's Politically Speaking program, KPBS San Diego's Midday Edition and Evening Edition programs, KCBQ's Military Mondays program, and Voice of San Diego's VOSD podcast.
Matthew was previously an attorney at Perkins Coie. He holds a B.A., cum laude, from the University of Rochester and a J.D. from the University of Southern California Law School, where he was development editor of the Southern California Review of Law and Social Justice. He is a partner of the Truman National Security Project, a board member of the San Diego Leadership Alliance, and a member of the Holiday Bowl Committee, and he holds an appointment to the City of San Diego Parking Advisory Board.