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Matthew W. Bowie

Boston Office
50 Milk Street
16th Floor
Boston, MA 02109

Phone: 617.315.0101
Fax: 508.444.0579

Matthew W. Bowie

Special Counsel

Matthew W. Bowie is Counsel at Pastore & Dailey LLC.

Mr. Bowie has extensive experience with commercial and securities law. Prior to joining Pastore & Dailey, Mr. Bowie practiced law as a senior securities litigation associate at Goodwin Procter LLP.  He then served as in-house counsel for Consumers United, Inc., reporting directly to the general counsel of the largest online, independent auto insurance agency in the United States.

Mr. Bowie's legal practice has included the following:

  • Defending several leading investment banking firms against alleged violations of the Securities Act of 1933 arising from their role as public stock offering underwriters
  • Conducting due diligence related to a potential acquisition by a major national pharmaceuticals company
  • Defending several investment advisers against Investment Company Act claims
  • Defending a major national mortgage lender against fraud and breach of contract claims related to the sale of mortgage backed securities
  • Filing trademark registrations with the United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • Defending the world's largest third-party coin certification service company against multi-million dollar contract and trademark claims, securing dismissal of several claims on Rule 12(b)(6) motion and obtaining jury verdict dismissing all remaining counts
  • Negotiating an extensive equipment buy-back agreement with a major vendor

Mr. Bowie received his B.A. from Boston College, graduating magna cum laude, in 2003.  He received his J.D., with honors, from the George Washington University School of Law in 2009.  Before practicing law, Mr. Bowie worked as an internal operations consultant at F.W. Webb.  

Mr. Bowie’s writing on cutting edge developments in the laws governing the compensation of mutual fund investment advisors was published by the American Bar Association.  The article, entitled "The Ambiguity of the Investment Company Act Section 36(b)," can be found at: http://apps.americanbar.org/litigation/committees/securities/email/fall2013/fall2013-investment-company-act-section-36b-continuous-contemporaneous-ownership-requirements.html

Mr. Bowie is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts and the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

Education

Boston College, 2003, B.A. magna cum laude

George Washington University School of Law, 2009, J.D. honors

Bar Admissions

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts

Publications

"The Ambiguity of the Investment Company Act Section 36(b)", American Bar Association