Matthew J. Petrozziello is an associate in the Litigation Department.

Mr. Petrozziello joined Debevoise in 2017. From 2016–2017, he clerked for the Hon. Faustino J. Fernandez-Vina, Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court. From 2015–2016, he clerked for the Hon. Joseph L. Yannotti, Presiding Judge of the New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division. Mr. Petrozziello received his J.D. magna cum laude from Rutgers School of Law-Newark in 2015. While at Rutgers, Mr. Petrozziello served as Senior Articles Editor for the Rutgers Law Review; as a teaching associate for the Rutgers Legal Analysis, Writing and Research Skills Program; and as a member of the Rutgers Moot Court Board. He also received the Rutgers Outstanding Scholastic Achievement Award for Excellence in Student Journal Note and was selected to the Order of the Coif. He received a B.A. with honors from the University of Vermont in 2010.

Mr. Petrozziello is the author of “Who Can Enforce? The Murky World of Robo-signed Mortgages,” 67 RUTGERS L. REV. 4 (2015); “Beyond Cracker Barrel: Shareholder Proposals as a Means of Effectuating CSR Policies,” 13 RUTGERS BUS. L. REV. 1 (2016); and Co-author of the Antitrust Considerations chapter of PLI Health Care Mergers and Acquisitions Answer Book.


  • Rutgers School of Law – Newark, 2015, J.D.
  • University of Vermont, 2010, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania