Matthew Lee Wiener is the Acting Chairman and Vice Chairman, by presidential appointment, and Executive Director of the Administrative Conference of the United States. In 2016, the President nominated him to be the Conference’s chairman.
Before affiliating with the Conference, he was general counsel to U.S. Senator Arlen Specter, counsel to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary, a partner at Dechert LLP, and special counsel to Cuneo Gilbert & LaDuca.
Mr. Wiener is an elected member of the American Law Institute, a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, a lecturer in law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and the co-chair of the Adjudication Committee of the American Bar Association’s Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice.
He holds a J.D. from Stanford Law School, where he was articles editor of the Stanford Law Review, and an A.B. from William and Mary.