Matthew McCloskey

Matthew J. McCloskey


Baltimore, MD Office
Suite 1900
250 W. Pratt Street
Baltimore MD, 21201
Affiliations & Achievements


Matthew J. McCloskey is a principal in Semmes’ Litigation Group. He maintains a general practice focusing on insurance coverage, insurance defense, products liability, and construction litigation.

Matthew is a graduate of the University of Baltimore School of Law, where he served as a Production Editor on the University of Baltimore Law Review. He was also a teaching assistant for Introduction to Lawyering Skills and Introduction to Advocacy. Prior to joining the firm, Matthew was a law clerk to the Honorable Kathryn Grill Graeff of the Court of Special Appeals of Maryland.


  • 2014, Maryland


  • University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2014)
  • University of Maryland, College Park (B.A., 2010)

Affiliations & Associations

  • Editorial Board, The Maryland Litigator (2014-present)

Special Achievements & Honors

  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America
    • Insurance Law, 2024
    • Litigation – Construction, 2024
    • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants, 2024
  • Maryland Rising Stars®: 2019 – 2024