Mat Zwerling – in memoriam

April 8, 2022

Matthew (Mat) Zwerling, co-founder of  the First District Appellate Project (FDAP) and Executive Director for many years, passed away on March 24, 2022, after a long illness. We are saddened by the loss of our friend and colleague, and take this time to reflect on Mat’s life and the difference he made in the lives of so many. Mat was a mensch, a mentor, an activist, and a man of many varied interests and talents. Please visit our remembrance page and join us in celebrating Mat’s life.