In a press release issued by The White House on September 8, the White House announced that President Donald Trump will nominate former Smith Anderson Partner Matthew G.T. Martin as the United States Attorney for the Middle District of North Carolina. The United States Attorney serves as the chief Federal law enforcement officer within his or her Federal judicial district.
“Matt embodied our firm’s commitment to professionalism and public service while at Smith Anderson. We congratulate him and thank him for his willingness to serve,” said Smith Anderson’s Managing Partner Gerald Roach.
Currently Associate General Counsel for Duke Energy Corporation, Mr. Martin’s practice at Smith Anderson focused on complex litigation. He assisted clients with a variety of civil litigation, construction, and real property matters and was part of the firm’s commercial litigation, construction, and real estate groups.
View the full press release and list of nominees here.