Chief Operating Officer

Matt Schruers is Chief Operating Officer of the Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA).  He represents the Association before Congress, courts, and the Administration and advises industry on matters including internet law, intellectual property, competition and international trade.  He joined CCIA as a senior counsel from private law practice in 2005.  He has also been an adjunct professor for over 10 years, teaching courses on intellectual property and internet law at the Georgetown University Law Center and Graduate School, and American University Washington College of Law.

Mr. Schruers received his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he served on the editorial board of the Virginia Law Review, and received his B.A. from Duke University.