About the Arbitrator

Mathew Paulose Jr., Esq.

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The best arbitrators are those that have handled and tried real cases.  Why?  Because we know how to manage proceedings, handle motions and objections, keep the parties focused and moving along, and decide based only on the facts and arguments in conjunction with the burden of proof.

Mat Paulose has been a trial attorney for more than 20 years.  He has handled more than 200 cases in the federal courts of New York and more than 100 cases in its state courts and has serviced more than 1000 clients.  He's tried jury cases in Westchester County, New York County, Kings County, Queens County, and Nassau County.  He's tried jury cases in the federal Southern District of New York and the Eastern District of New York.


The range of cases he's tried is diverse, from civil rights to contract rights, from personal injury to property disputes, from consumer law to employment law.  He has a broad knowledge of the law.  He's been quoted in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Village Voice, and Forbes.com.  He's written articles for the New York Law Journal, the New York State Bar, and New York school Journals.  He's won awards for his writing skills, received written acknowledgement from a federal judge for his trial performance ("outstanding"), and a slew of compliments from the people he's helped.


He is a graduate of New York University Law School, Fordham University Law School, and State University of New York at Binghamton.  He is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell.

In the employment field, he has more than 20 years of employment law experience.  50% of his work has been on the employee side, 50% on the employer side.  He can handle employment issues "with his eyes closed".  In 2016 he began providing arbitration services, handling disputes between municipalities v. businesses, individuals v. private businesses, and government agencies v. private businesses. 

When he's not working, he is focused on his family.  He is married with three children and has lived in Manhattan, the Bronx, and now lives in Westchester County, New York.