Practice Areas

Civil Litigation, Workers Compensation, Land Use Law, Civil Rights, Title 59 Defense

Education

Western New England University
School of Law
J.D. (2013)

University of Delaware
B.A. (2010)

Contact

Phone: (201) 659-8011

Matthew R. Tavares

Matthew R. Tavares is an associate with Florio Kenny Raval, LLP.  Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Tavares practiced at a Central New Jersey firm as general litigation counsel for clients in a variety of areas including construction litigation, contract disputes, and estate and elder law.   Mr. Tavares also worked for a prominent regional firm wherein he specialized in landlord/tenant law.  Following law school, Mr. Tavares served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable H. Matthew Curry, J.S.C., Hunterdon County Superior Court.

Mr. Tavares graduated from the University of Delaware in 2010, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in American History and Criminal Justice.  Mr. Tavares received his Juris Doctor from Western New England University School of Law in 2013.  While completing his legal education, Mr. Tavares interned at a local workers compensation firm.  Mr. Tavares also worked for a prominent regional civil litigation firm in Western Massachusetts.

Mr. Tavares is licensed to practice law in New Jersey and New York and is also admitted to the Federal Bar for the United States District of New Jersey.

  • State of New Jersey
  • State of New York
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey