Matt Rice is an associate at Williams & Connolly.  Matt received his Juris Doctor from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), where he was awarded the Thelen Marrin Prize for Academic Achievement, given annually at graduation to the student with the strongest academic record in the class.  Before his legal career, Matt played professional baseball in the Tampa Bay Rays organization.



  • The Private Nondelegation Doctrine: Preventing the Delegation of Regulatory Authority to Private Parties and International Organizations, 105 Calif. L. Rev. 539 (2017)
  • The Defensive Patent Playbook, 30 Berkeley Tech. L.J. 725 (2015)



Government Service

Law Clerk, Judge Sandra Ikuta, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 2016-2017

Law Intern, United States Attorney's Office for the Northern District of California, 2015

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