Matthew S. Constantino

Matthew S. Constantino joined Clapp, Moroney, Vucinich, Beeman & Scheley in 2005 and is a member of the Construction Law Group. He became a partner with Clapp Moroney in 2012. He previously worked as an associate for a San Jose litigation firm where he primarily handled the defense of construction related actions and general civil litigation. Since joining Clapp, Moroney, Matt has specialized in construction defect litigation representing developers, general contractors and subcontractors throughout California.

Matt was born in San Jose, California. He received his B.A. in English, and a minor in Business Management, from San Jose State University in 1994, where he was on the Dean’s List. He received his J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law in 2000, where he graduated with honors. While at Santa Clara University, he was an editor of the Law Review, and received the American Jurisprudence Award in Legal Analysis, Research and Writing. He was also a judicial extern for the Hon. Jeremy Fogel of the United States District Court, Northern District of California.

Matt has been admitted to practice in California since 2000. He is also admitted to practice before the United States Courts of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit and U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Alameda County Bar Association and the Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California. He is also involved in numerous charitable and civic organizations, and is currently serving on the Board of Directors of the Italian American Bar Association of Northern California.

Matt can be contacted at Clapp, Moroney’s East Bay/Central Valley Office or at