Eli R. Mattioli is an accomplished commercial litigator who has extensive experience representing companies in a wide range of complex issues, including domestic and foreign investments, sales transactions, corporate and partnership matters, mergers and acquisitions, investment banking, insurance, taxation, and securities. He focuses on litigation, arbitration and counseling for corporate, commercial, real estate, construction and energy clients. A member of the American Arbitration Association's National Roster of Neutral Arbitrators, Mattioli also represents domestic and international clients in arbitration proceedings. Widely published on commercial litigation matters, Mattioli earned a B.S. from Villanova University, a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law and an LL.M. from Columbia Law School."Manatt has earned an incredible reputation for litigation and bench trial strength," said Mattioli. "The firm is a very good fit with our current clients' needs as well as a solid platform for developing and sustaining new client relationships." Andrew L. Morrison is a highly skilled commercial litigator who focuses his practice on matters involving securities fraud claims, fiduciary duty claims, complex commercial disputes, financial services, investment management, shareholder disputes and contests for corporate control. Morrison's clients include large corporations, high-net-worth individuals, funds and fund managers, and major financial institutions. In addition to counseling clients appearing before state and federal investigative agencies, he is experienced in alternate dispute resolution in both domestic and international forums and has extensive appellate experience in state and federal courts. Morrison earned a B.A. cum laude with high honors from Brandeis University and a J.D. from St. John's University School of Law. "Manatt litigators are known for their dedication to their craft and creativity," said Morrison. "This philosophy is not only consistent with my approach to client service, but also is a great draw for both new talent and business. Manatt is a special place, and I am glad to be a part of it."