Matthew A. Clary, III

Matthew A. Clary, III

Attorney in Fairfax, VA.

Firm Overview

Areas of Law:
-Securities Law and Litigation
-Private Placement
-Public Offerings
-Mergers and Acquisitions
-Emerging Growth Companies
-Business Litigation

Main Office

Main Office
10114 Farrcroft Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030


(703) 944-5886


Matthew A. Clary, III will represent your Business legal matters.

Business Litigation.

Matthew A. Clary III

Matthew A. Clary, III

Experience & Credentials:


Admission Details:
-Admitted in 1971, Virginia and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
-1972, U.S. Court of Military Appeals
-1974, U.S. Claims Court
-1975, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
-1983, District of Columbia
-1988, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
-1991, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Virginia
-2006, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School Attended:
-George Washington University
Class of 1971
with honors

-George Washington University
Class of 1982
LL.M. in Corporation Law

University Attended:
Johns Hopkins University
Class of 1968

Birth Information:
Born in 1946
Dallas, Texas, April 30, 1946

Judge Advocate, Captain, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, 1971-1974

Associations & Memberships:
Fairfax (Member, Business Law Section), Virginia (Member, Business Law Council; Chairman, Securities Law Subcommittee, Co-Chairman Steering Committee for Virginia Report on Third Party Legal Opinions) and American (Member: Business Law Section; Legal Opinion Committee; Ad Hoc Committee on Corporate Compliance) Bar Associations; Virginia State Bar (Chairman, 2011-2012, Board of Governors, Business Law Section); The District of Columbia Bar.

About Matthew A. Clary, III:
-Phi Delta Phi
-Recipient, Distinguished Advocate Award
-Lecturer, Securities Law, CLE Programs, Fairfax Bar Association, 1981-
-Author: Venture Capital Financing, "Representing the Entrepreneur: Financing the High Technology Company, "presented at the George Mason University School of Law, Law, Business and Technology Forum, 1987; "Private Alternative to Public Capital Markets," 2001; "Representing Government Contractors: An Overview for the Business Lawyer - Traps for the Unwary, "presented at the Virginia State Bar 20th Annual Business Law Seminar, 2001; "The Golden Rules for Private Placements: Ten Top Ways and Means for Business Lawyers," presented at the Virginia State Bar 21st Annual Business Law Seminar 2003; "Recent Developments in Securities Law Relating to Private Placements and Business Combinations," presented at the 39th Annual Advanced Business Law Seminar 2009; "Negotiating Third Party Legal Opinions and Related Liability Issues," presented at the 41st Annual Advanced Business Law Seminar 2011; "The JOBS Act, A Jumpstart for Capital Raising for Startup and Emerging Growth Companies," presented at the 42nd Annual Advanced Business Law Seminar 2012.
-President, Springfield Rotary Club, 1984-1995.
-President, Springfield Chamber of Commerce, 1986-1987.
-Member, Board of Directors, 2001-present, Executive Committee, 2003-present and General Counsel, 2005-present, Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce.


George Washington University
Juris Doctorate, with honors, 1971

George Washington University
LL.M. in Corporation Law, 1982