Matthew Koopersmith earned his law degree from the Hofstra University School of Law, magna cum laude, where he was a member of the Dean’s Honor Scholar Program and recipient of the Peter S. Kalikow Endowed Law School Scholarship. He served as an Articles Editor of the Hofstra Law Review.
He earned his B.A. in Political Science and Philosophy from SUNY New Paltz, summa cum laude, earning the Outstanding Graduate in Political Science award as well as membership in the Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honor Society.
During his time at Hofstra Law, he worked for the New York State Office of the Attorney General, conducting mediation between consumers and businesses on consumer complaints and also assisted in various stages of consumer fraud litigation.
Additionally, as a member of the Hofstra Law School Entrepreneurship and IP Practicum, Mr. Koopersmith represented start-up businesses concerning intellectual property and corporate issues. Among his responsibilities in this role, he drafted various corporate documents and presented copyrights and trademarks.
Prior to joining Levitt LLP, Mr. Koopersmith completed a Judicial Fellowship with the Honorable Leonard B. Austin of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Department.