Matthew Gardella is an associate in Dilworth’s general litigation practice. Matthew’s experience ensures a strong focus on the unique and varied needs of his clients.

Since joining Dilworth, Matthew has helped guide clients through all phases of litigation in the state and federal courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, including serving as trial counsel in a federal jury trial. He assists clients of all sizes in a wide variety of industries, including institutional healthcare providers, software start-ups, and property management companies.

Prior to joining Dilworth, Matthew graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School. During his time in law school, Matthew pursued a passion for pro bono work. He served as a dedicated advocate for underprivileged youth in the Penn Child Advocacy Clinic and counseled community-based Philadelphia small businesses in the Penn Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic. Matthew has carried his pro-bono advocacy into his practice at Dilworth, and has obtained favorable results for clients through organizations such as Philadelphia VIP and Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts.