Matthew Buckley

Matthew Buckley

Main: 617.862.2005
Direct: 617.862.0863
Matthew.Buckley@VDHBoston.com

Administrative Assistant:
Lauren Mongillo
617.862.0926
Lauren.Mongillo@VDHBoston.com

  • Experience

    Mr. Buckley advises clients on a wide variety of labor and employment and retirement issues, including collective bargaining, labor relations, discipline and discharge, layoffs and demotions, discrimination, unemployment benefits, severance and release agreements, school law, and public employee retirement cases, including accidental disability and pension forfeiture. He has experience representing clients in labor and employment and retirement matters before the Federal District Court, Supreme Judicial Court, Massachusetts Appeals Court, the Massachusetts Superior Court, the Massachusetts District Court, the Department of Labor Relations, the Civil Service Commission, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, the Division of Administrative Law Appeals, the Contributory Retirement Appeals Board, the American Arbitration Association, and the Division of Unemployment Assistance. He also has extensive experience defending police officers in civil rights cases in both state and federal court.

  • Professional Activities

    • Massachusetts Council of School Attorneys
    • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Education

    • Suffolk University, B.S.
    • Boston University, J.D.
  • Bar and Court Admissions

    • Massachusetts
    • US District Court for the District of Massachusetts
    • US Court of Appeals First Circuit
  • Practice Areas

    • Labor Law
    • Employment Law
    • Litigation