Matt Schlesinger Matt Schlesinger

Policy Associate

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At The Sheridan Group, Matt supports a diverse portfolio of clients with missions in the fields of education, national service, international development and technology. As a Policy Associate, Matt plays an important role in developing and executing advocacy strategy plans, providing key insight into Congressional and Executive Branch actions.   He also helps manage TSG’s new business development activities.

Matt joined The Sheridan Group after four years as a practicing attorney, concentrating in the areas of municipal law, civil litigation and appellate practice.  In addition to representing clients in all stages of litigation, Matt regularly drafted legislation and counseled local governments and boards, non-profit organizations, institutions of higher education and individuals with respect to a wide range of issues. Matt’s passion for the issues and legal background and training allow him to master complex legislative priorities in order to provide his clients with a unique perspective of the policymaking process.

Matt received a Juris Doctorate from St. John’s University School of Law in Queens, New York, and a Bachelor of Arts from American University, where he majored in Political Science and minored in Education Studies.

Partners for Change:

ONE Campaign
Save the Children
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
ACTFL
Benetech
Voices
SSTI
Nuru International