Matthew Wirig

Adjunct Professor

Office: 1100 Eck Hall of Law
Phone: 312.845.3432

Matthew Wirig is a partner at Chapman and Cutler, LLP in Chicago. He has extensive experience in corporate and securities law matters with particular emphasis on representing clients involved in the investment management industry. He is also an active member of Chapman and Cutler’s Practice Innovations team working on the development and implementation of a range of technology-enabled legal solutions for clients including document automation applications, document management systems, and automated compliance and contract management programs.

He writes extensively on regulatory developments impacting investment companies, investment advisers, broker-dealers, and municipal securities dealers. His teaching and research interests are focused on modern transactional legal practice, the investment management industry, innovation and the use of technology in legal practice, and the role of technology in access to justice. He is an active volunteer with the Illinois Legal Aid Online's Free Legal Answers program.

He earned his B.S. in finance with highest honors from the University of Illinois in 2003 and his J.D. from Notre Dame Law School cum laude in 2006.

Courses Taught

Transactional Practice