Northwestern University School of Law, J.D.
  • cum laude
  • Northwestern University Law Review, Associate Editor; Bluhm Legal Clinic’s Center for Wrongful Convictions and Criminal Defense and Appeals Clinic; Student Affairs Committee, Chair; South Asian Law Students Association, President
Northwestern University, B.A.
  • Computing and Information Systems and Cognitive Science

Prior Employment

  • Center for Conflict Resolution, Certified Mediator
  • Accenture Global Business Solutions

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

  • Litigation Book Publishing, Board Member

Chicago Bar Association

Indian American Bar Association

Asian American Bar Association

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Anand Mathew focuses his practice on commercial and business litigation, including class action defense, contracts, employment, intellectual property, professional liability, fraudulent transfer, and asset recovery.

  • Represents clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to closely held corporations
  • Uses his technology and consulting background to counsel clients on complex business and legal issues, as well as other business matters


Representative Cases
  • Centerpoint Energy Services, Inc. v. WR Property Management, LLC 743 F.3d 503 (7th Cir. 2014); argued in the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals against real estate management company for fraudulent transfer and successor liability and obtained affirmance of a summary judgment award of nearly $2.9 million.
  • Miles v. Calk No. 11 L 9242 (Cir. Ct. Cook Cty., Ill. Mar. 12, 2014); obtained dismissal with prejudice of claims brought by purported broker claiming commissions for allegedly assisting in the purchase of a bank.
  • Donovan v. Rede Partners LLP No. 2013 L 216 (Cir. Ct. Cook Cty., Ill. Sept. 4, 2013); successfully compelled arbitration and obtained dismissal of suit brought against investment firm by individual claiming a partnership interest in the firm.
  • Strauss v. Italian Village Restaurant, Inc. No. 11-cv-3202, 2012 WL 5389746 (N.D. Ill. Nov. 2, 2012); obtained complete dismissal of third-party complaint filed against law firm retained by restaurant to negotiate and prepare employment and wage contracts.
  • Weltman v. Young Chicago Authors No. 11-M1-107066; obtained summary judgment against consultant claiming employee benefits for services that he performed for a non-profit.

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  • Illinois Super Lawyers, recognized as a Rising Star, 2012-2017
  • Emerging Lawyers Magazine, 2017
    • Recognized in practice areas of:
      • Antitrust Law
      • Commercial Litigation
      • Intellectual Property Law