Matthew D. Rush

Office: 617-523-6010
Direct: 857-321-7098
Fax: 617-227-0927

Matthew Rush is a partner at SloaneWalsh, LLP and is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts and the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. He is a graduate of Vermont Law School (J.D., 2007), Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment (M.E.M., 2003), and Boston College (B.S. 2001).
Mr. Rush maintains a complex civil litigation caseload in the areas of environmental liability and toxic tort law, construction defect law, construction contract disputes, general and premises liability, motor vehicle tort law, products liability, employment law, insurance coverage, and bad faith law.

Additionally, Mr. Rush counsels clients on environmental claims and coverage as well as on environmental regulatory compliance and enforcement actions. He also counsels construction managers, contractors, subcontractors, and owners, on a full range of construction contract issues, including claims, project delays and extra work, and contract interpretation.

Mr. Rush has been selected to the 2012 through 2018 Massachusetts Rising Stars list published by New England Super Lawyers Magazine. In 2006, he was awarded The American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence.

  • Subrogation Law
  • Product Liability Defense
  • Construction Defect Law & Construction Law
  • Environmental Law & Toxic Tort Law
  • Automobile & Trucking Law
  • HIPAA, Health Care, Data Breach & Privacy
  • Employment Law Defense
  • General Liability Litigation
  • Appraisal and Reference Law, Examination Under Oath, Insurance Dispute Law
  • Massachusetts, 2007
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts

Vermont Law School, South Royalton, Vermont
J.D. – 2007

Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
M.E.M. – 2003

Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
B.S. – 2001


  • Recognized as a Rising Star Lawyer in New England Super Lawyers – 2012, 2013
  • Awarded the American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence – 2006


  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute

14th Annual ARS Insurance Symposium, Gillette Stadium, Expert Witnesses with Scientist Daniel W. Bernazzani: Witness a Live Direct and Cross-examination of One of Our Nation’s Premier Water/Mold Experts.

13th Annual ARS Insurance Symposium, Gillette Stadium, Everything You Need to Know: Law Update for Insurance Claim Professionals and Insurance Agents and Brokers

Massachusetts Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators, Inc. (January 2012 Seminar), Subrogation and Spoliation of Evidence

12th Annual ARS Insurance Symposium, Gillette Stadium, New Standards for the Protection of Personal Information of Residents of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts


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