Jordan Matthews

Of Counsel,
Jones Day
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Jones Day
Chicago, IL
Work: 312.269.4169

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Jordan Matthews is a former Assistant United States Attorney and experienced trial lawyer. As a federal prosecutor, Jordan investigated and prosecuted a wide range of crimes, including national security, espionage, theft of trade secret, cybercrime, extortion, RICO, civil rights, financial fraud, and tax offenses. Jordan currently focuses her practice on internal and government investigations; high-stakes criminal, civil, and administrative litigation; and compliance counseling.

Jordan was an Assistant United States Attorney for nearly seven years, most recently serving in the National Security and Cybercrime Section of the Chicago U.S. Attorney’s Office. During Jordan's time as a federal prosecutor, she tried numerous cases to verdict and led hundreds of investigations. Jordan also frequently worked closely with corporations who were victims of crime.

Prior to joining the U.S. Attorney's Office, Jordan was a litigator at a multinational law firm, where she handled commercial litigation matters with an emphasis on products-based class actions, mass torts, and consumer fraud.

Jordan is an active member of the Black Women Lawyers' Association and the Yale University Alumni Schools Committee.

Practice Areas

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Government Investigations
  • Internal Investigations
  • State Attorney Generals
  • Trade Secrets
  • Trials
  • White Collar Crime