Ms. Matos holds a Juris Doctor from the Rutgers University School of Law in Newark, New Jersey, an LL.M. degree in International Business Law, from the University of Leiden in Leiden, The Netherlands, and an LL.M. in Dutch law from the Free University in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Ms. Matos is a Senior Associate with the law firm of AKD N.V. in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. She advises clients in the areas of cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity transactions, and general corporate matters. Ms. Matos is a member of the ABA Section of International Law where she has served as Co-Chair of the International Mergers & Acquisitions Joint Venture Committee, and Co-Chair of the Europe Committee. She is currently a Division Chair for the Trade, International Organizations & Regulatory Practice Division. She is also a member of the Dutch Bar Association. Ms. Matos has been a panelist, moderator, and chair of many programs during various American Bar Association meetings. She has also authored and been featured in numerous Dutch and American publications. She is licensed to practice law in the states of New Jersey and New York, and in The Netherlands.