Jordan Matthews



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Jordan Matthews is a corporate lawyer with Weinberg Gonser, LLP. His practice focuses primarily on corporate transactional matters, including entertainment finance and production, sports, venture capital, and corporate finance. He personally represents producers, directors, production companies, athletes, entrepreneurs, C-level executives, and high-net-worth individuals in an array of finance, corporate, and talent-related matters. Jordan also handles complex litigation matters in both state and federal courts.

Prior to becoming a lawyer, Jordan spent nearly a decade as a film finance executive and producer. He raised the capital to fully finance his first feature film, which was then sold to a mini-major motion picture studio and licensed to various international distributors. Subsequently, he managed a team of top entertainment executives and formed several slate financing arrangements with various motion picture studios. The deals were valued around $600 million. He interfaced with banking alliances regarding international closings of bank guarantees and standby letters of credit valued in excess of $3 billion.

As an executive, Jordan also negotiated a $30 million prints and advertising arrangement with a publicly held company; evaluated a $15 million equity investment into a cable enterprise; and organized a 10-year lease on more than 20,000 square feet of class-A property, which included an assessment of build-out planning and scheduling.

Jordan is dedicated to understanding the personalized needs of his clients, while using his legal knowledge and business experience to provide comprehensive analysis and strategic advisory.

Attorney at Weinberg Gonser LLP

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Sport: TechBiz
College/Pro Team: Post University / Pepperdine University School of Law
Chapter: Playa Vista
Profession: Attorney
Specialty: Business – Transactional
Preferred Contact: jordan@weinberg-gonser.com


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  • rsvped for Century City Team Meeting 2019-01-27 13:09:46 -0800

    Century City Team Meeting

    Please join us for the Century City Team meeting from 5:30PM to 7PM

    Parking: $12 per car at the 1880 Century Park East building parking lot. Otherwise, Parking is available at the nearby Westfield Century City mall for $1/hour (for the first 3 hours).

    We look forward to seeing you there!

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    ABOUT OUR GUEST SPEAKER!

    OFF THE GRIDIRON

    Prior to joining FOX Sports, MARCELLUS WILEY was co-host of “SportsNation” on ESPN and co-hosted the radio show “Afternoons with Marcellus & Travis” on ESPNLA 710am. Wiley previously served as an NFL analyst for ESPN, making regular appearances on “NFL Live,” “SportsCenter,” and ESPNEWS, while also contributing to ESPN’s Super Bowl coverage. He was also a host of “Winners Bracket” on ABC. Wiley joined ESPN in 2007, primarily as a studio analyst on ESPN2’s” First Take.” He also served as a game analyst for ESPN’s Arena Football League telecasts in 2008.

    When not working on his broadcasting career, Wiley oversees his portfolio of business interests, touring as a motivational speaker and using is talents to make a difference in his community. “Project Transition,” Wiley’s charitable organization, provides leadership training to at-risk youth with the goal of creating tomorrow’s thought leaders.

    Marcellus has also added ‘author’ to his list of media accomplishments, and his first autobiography titled, “Never Shut Up” will be released in October. The book is about the life, opinions and unexpected adventures of an NFL Outlier.

    PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL

    A second-round pick of the Buffalo Bills in the 1997 NFL Draft, Wiley played for four teams – Buffalo (1997-2000), San Diego Chargers (2001-03), Dallas Cowboys (2004) and Jacksonville Jaguars (2005-06) – and was one of the NFL’s top defensive players during the prime of his career. In 2001, Wiley led the Chargers with a career-high 13 sacks and five forced fumbles.  He was voted a starter for the AFC in the Pro Bowl and named to Pro Football Weekly’s All-AFC Team. The previous season he led the Bills with 10.5 sacks. Wiley was named one of the Top 50 players in the NFL at any position twice by Pro Football Weekly. He was also nominated for the Walter Payton Man of the Year three times for his volunteer and charity work.

    Wiley played college football at Columbia University, helping the Ivy League program improve from a 2-8 record his freshman year to 8-2 his senior season. He earned first team all-conference honors in 1994, and was named Sports Illustrated National Defensive Player of the Week when he had two sacks, forced and recovered a fumble, intercepted a pass and scored a touchdown as a running back while playing on both sides of the ball against Yale. He was also voted team captain, All-Ivy League (twice), Sid Luckman MVP and an All-American in 1997. Wiley graduated from Columbia University in 1997 with a bachelor of science degree in sociology.

    PERSONAL

    Wiley grew up in Compton, California. As a child, he discovered his passion and talent for sports excelling both in football as well as track & field. He graduated from Saint Monica Catholic High School in Santa Monica, where he was an All-Westside, All-Conference and All-League selection. His No. 3 was retired in 2002.

    Marcellus currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife Annemarie and their two children.

     

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    WHEN
    February 20, 2019 at 5:30pm
    WHERE
    Sklar Kirsh
    1880 Century Park E
    Ste. 300
    Los Angeles, CA 90067
    United States
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  • rsvped for Playa Vista (TechBiz) Team Meeting 2019-01-27 13:07:30 -0800

    Playa Vista (TechBiz) Team Meeting

    Please join us for the Playa Vista (TechBiz) Team meeting from 7:30AM to 9:00AM.

    Parking: Free street parking available in front of the building and on nearby streets. 

    We look forward to seeing you there!

    The AthletesTouch Team

     

     

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    WHEN
    February 19, 2019 at 7:30am
    WHERE
    Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP
    660 Venice Blvd
    Venice, CA 90291
    United States
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