Matthew Rubba concentrates his practice on commercial, corporate, and consumer financial services litigation. He regularly represents lenders and financial institutions in a variety of finance litigation matters in federal and state courts, including disputes under:
- Federal Truth In Lending Act
- Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act
- Fair Credit Reporting Act
- Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
- various state consumer protection statutes
He has also successfully represented national lending institutions in various contractual and tax matters and real estate transactions.
Matthew serves on the Advisory Board for Fairleigh Dickinson University's legal studies program. Prior to beginning his legal practice, he served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Judith H. Wizmur, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey, and completed an internship program with the U.S. Attorney's Office in Washington, D.C. Matthew has previously been affiliated with the American Arbitration Association, and currently serves as a court appointed arbitrator for the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas.
Matthew is also an accomplished musician and has been featured in numerous publications for his involvement in the arts community. He serves as the band leader and guitarist for Blank Rome’s own house band, “Alternative Dispute Revolution.” The band was a regional finalist in the 2013 Fortune Magazine Battle of the Corporate Bands, as well as an annualparticipant in the Philadelphia Law Rocks benefit concert, and regularly performs and fundraises in partnership with the United Way.