Matt Rizzo serves as an Associate General Counsel and Employment Law Unit Chief at the Federal Bureau of Investigation.


Over the course of his career, including almost two decades in private law practice, Matt has represented employers in a wide range of industries in all aspects of labor and employment disputes in federal and state courts, before administrative agencies and in union arbitration proceedings.  In addition, he has counseled private and public sector employers on labor and employment issues with a focus on avoiding litigation and proactively managing risk.  For over twenty-five years, he has taught graduate courses in employment law, business law and civil litigation and brings a wealth of legal experience to the classroom.  Matt earned his law degree from George Washington University Law School where he was selected to the Moot Court Honor Board and holds an undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa from Lafayette College.