Lauren Mathews is an Associate attorney and member of the Litigation, Labor and Employment, Real Estate, and Transportation Practice Groups. Lauren’s practice involves a variety of corporate matters, including contract disputes and employment-related litigation matters.She also assists clients in drafting complex legal documents, such as employment agreements and other commercial and corporate documents.
Lauren has been recognized for exceptional service and professional achievement by selection to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Stars List (2020 and 2021). Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected to receive the honor.
Prior to joining The Lynch Law Group, Lauren served as a law clerk for the Honorable Damon J. Faldowski in the Washington County Court of Common Pleas, where she assisted in reviewing files, conducting research and drafting orders, opinions and memoranda, as well as managing cases on the civil docket.
Lauren earned her J.D. from Duquesne University School of Law in 2016. During law school, Lauren interned with the Pro Bono Center of the Allegheny County Bar Foundation and worked as a certified legal intern for two school-sponsored clinical programs. Lauren completed over 120 hours of pro bono legal work during her second and third years of law school, which led her to receive the Pro Bono Exemplary Service Certificate upon her graduation. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, Political Science, and Psychology from Washington and Jefferson College in 2013.
Lauren is an active member of the Washington County Bar Association, where she has held a number of leadership roles. She currently serves as President for the Young Lawyers Division and is an appointed member of the Judicial Election Committee, as well as the Court Relations Committee. She also is active in the Allegheny County Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. She is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.