Matthew A. Giesinger graduated with an Honours in Biological Science from University of Guelph and earned a Juris Doctorate from Queen’s University. He attended Herstmonceaux Castle in England to study International Law. While in law school, he received the Carswell Prize for 1st standing in Constitutional Law. He was called to the Bar in 2010. He articled at Sommers & Roth Professional Corporation specializing in personal injury work. In 2011, he began work for Reynolds O’Brien LLP in Belleville, Ontario, specializing in Family Law and Civil Litigation. There, he appeared before the Ontario and Superior Courts of Justice as Duty Counsel and as private counsel in both Criminal and Family law cases. In 2012, Matthew opened his own practice specializing in Family Law and he represented clients before the Ontario and Superior Courts of Justice including decisions such as Ward v. Ward, Grassie v. Grassie, and Bentien v. Bentien.
In Matthew’s spare time, he enjoys writing and has published three science fiction novels, a literary fiction novel and a thriller. He enjoys spending time with his young son, camping, golfing and playing hockey. Matthew is a member of Mensa Canada.