Matt Duffy

Matt Duffy

Matt Duffy is the Special Counsel for Redistricting at the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice. Before joining the Institute, Matt was the Staff Attorney on the Center for Popular Democracy’s national Voting Rights and Democracy campaign, working to expand voting rights and advance structural reforms that put people back in charge of our democracy. Prior to that, while in law school, Matt worked with the Brennan Center for Justice's Democracy Program and served for Justin Barry T. Albin on the Supreme Court of New Jersey. Before law school, Matt spent five years with FSG, a social-impact consultancy, providing strategy and evaluation advice to non-profits, local governments, major philanthropies, and community coalitions. Matt holds a B.S.F.S. from Georgetown University, and a J.D. from Columbia Law School, where he was a Public Interest Law Fellow and a recipient of the Ruth Bader Ginsburg Prize.


Deciding who speaks for you: The power of redistricting | Opinion

By: - February 17, 2022

Who speaks for you? Who speaks for your community? This is the question at the core of our democracy. We can’t all be at the Statehouse in Trenton or at Congress in D.C. every day to share our opinions on the many big (“How much should we spend to educate our children?”) and small (“What […]