Appellate Litigation

Mr. Matorin has briefed and argued appeals on behalf of clients in the Federal and State appellate courts, including:

  • Successfully defended summary judgments on behalf of the United States Enrichment Corporation, a government corporation, in contract disputes arising out of uranium enrichment activities.  Barseback Kraft, A.B. v. United States, 36 Fed. Cl. 691 (Ct. Fed. Cl. 1996), aff’d, 121 F.3d 1475 (Fed. Cir. 1997)
  • Obtained reversal of unfavorable trial court decision in favor of construction contractor and against U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  H.B. Mac, Inc. v. United States, 153 F.3d 1338 (Fed. Cir. 1998)
  • On behalf of the United States Postal Service, obtained affirmance of decision upholding termination of a construction contractor for default.  Stateof Florida, Dept. of Insurance v. United States, 81 F.3d 1093 (Fed. Cir. 1996)
  • Appointed by U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to brief amicus curiae in Privacy Act case, on behalf of pro se plaintiff.  Blazy v. Tenet, 194 F.3d 90 (D.C. Cir. 1999)
  • Prepared brief amicus curiae in precedent-setting case before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court establishing the right for jurors to ask questions and take notes during trial.  Commonwealth v. Britto, 434 Mass. 285 (2001)
  • Co-authored brief amicus curiae in support of petition for certiorari and brief on the meritsbefore the United States Supreme Court in precedent-setting patent case.  Festo Corp. v. Shoketsu Kinzoku Kogyo Kabushiki Co.
  • Prepared appellate briefs and petitions for certiorari before the U.S. Supreme Court on labor law and constitutional issues

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