Matthew J. Pimentel

Matt joined CCK in January 2014 as an Associate Attorney.  His practice focuses on representing disabled veterans before the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.


Matt is a 2010 graduate of Bridgewater State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, in history.  Matt then attended Roger Williams University School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude in 2013.

In law school, Matt served as an Assistant Editor on the Roger Williams University Law Review and was a member of the honors program.  He also participated in the Criminal Defense Clinic, where he represented indigent clients at the Rhode Island District Court and Rhode Island Traffic Tribunal.  Matt has also worked as a student practitioner for the Bristol County District Attorney’s office, as a judicial intern for the Honorable Frances A. McIntyre of the Massachusetts Superior Court, and as a research assistant to Roger Williams University School of Law Dean Michael Yelnosky.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Appellate Litigation
  • Veterans Benefits

Bar Admissions

  • Rhode Island, 2013
  • Massachusetts, 2013
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts, 2014
  • U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island, 2015
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, 2015


  • Matthew J. Pimentel, 2011 Survey of Rhode Island Law, Criminal Law, State v. Enos, 21 A.3d 326 (R.I. 2011), 17 Roger Williams U. L. Rev. 532 (Spring, 2012).