Matthew (Matt) Roberts, Esq.


Meet Matt

Meet Matt

An attorney at Ligris, Matt specializes in all aspects of commercial and residential real estate matters, working with lenders, private individuals and developers in the financing, leasing and conveyancing of residential and commercial real estate.

Outside the Office

In his free time, Matt enjoys playing tennis and spending time on the beach at Cape Cod.


J.D., Boston College
B.A., Tufts University

Bar & Court Admissions




Prior to joining the firm, Matt worked at Duane Morris LLP, a large nationally recognized law firm where he represented individuals and corporations in a variety of litigation, corporate and real estate matters. Following that, he worked at Anderson & Kreiger, representing individuals, developers and municipalities in real estate matters. Matt’s charitable involvement has included working with Horizons for Homeless Children, Combined Jewish Philanthropies and Temple Ohabei Shalom where he taught Hebrew school. Matt is an avid tennis player and enjoys spending time with his family on Cape Cod. He is a native of Wayland, Massachusetts and currently resides in Brookline.

Professional Affiliations

Newton-Needham Chamber of Commerce Regional networking group – Brookline Alliance

Why Matt?

Why Matt?

Matt is a problem solver. He has always felt that his role as an attorney is to solve problems and help each client reach a successful conclusion to a sale, purchase, lease or any other transactional real estate issue.

Learn from Matt

Learn from Matt

Matt has extensive experience teaching first-time homebuyer seminars and speaking to brokers and lenders about trends in real estate, including legal issues associated with offers to purchase, buyer and seller representation, consumer protection regulations, closing preparation and others.

Proudest Moment

“Passing the bar exam”

Biggest Challenge

“Passing the bar exam (and waiting for the results)”

Super Hero Power


Favorite Vacation

“Anywhere with a pool near the ocean”



Comfort Food

“Chicken parm calzones”

On My Playlist

“Sports talk radio and anything upbeat from the 80’s and 90’s.”

Why Ligris?

“Ligris is like a family. Everyone looks out for each other and is always willing to lend a hand in favor of the greater good.”