Bsfllp Description


Print this page

Matthew J. Henken


t: 603 643 7903
f: 603 643 9010
Download vCard

Areas of Practice


Class Actions


Yale Law School, J.D., 2004; John M. Olin Fellow

University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D., Philosophy, 1997; Mellon Fellow in the Humanities

Dartmouth College, B.A., summa cum laude, Philosophy, 1992; Phi Beta Kappa; High Honors in Philosophy


New Hampshire

Matthew Henken's main practice areas include class actions, complex litigation, and antitrust.

At Boies, Schiller & Flexner, Mr. Henken has represented as plaintiffs a major fashion designer in the designer’s efforts to regain control of his company, drug wholesalers against drug manufacturers for violations of the antitrust laws, and an international credit card company against two international credit card companies and five major U.S. banks for violations of antitrust laws. Mr. Henken has also defended a major tobacco company in an antitrust suit brought by tobacco wholesalers and defended the nation’s largest hospital bed manufacturer against antitrust class action claims.

Mr. Henken taught philosophy first at Dartmouth College and then as an assistant professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz from 1997 through 2002. He continues to teach in the Philosophy Department at Dartmouth College.

Selected Professional Awards and Associations

American Bar Associaion

Related News

54 BSF Attorneys Recognized as Top Lawyers in 2013 Super Lawyers Magazine (2013 Super Lawyers)

The BSF Report: Spring 2013 (03.08.2013)

Firm Represents Major Investors Associated with Subprime Collapse (Winter 2010)

BSF Represents Money Manager Bruce Sherman in Securities Fraud Action Against Bear Stearns (11.05.2009)

Firm Report: July 2008 (07.28.2008)

Firm Report: January 2008 (Vol. 3, Issue I) (01.22.2008)

BSF $ 2.2 Billion Recovery for American Express Noted in American Lawyer's "Big Suits" Column (January 2008)