Matt KnabeManaging Partner

213-741-1500, ext. 520

Matt is one of the founding partners at Englander Knabe & Allen specializing in political consulting, government relations, policy issues and communications strategy.

Matt’s relationships in Los Angeles County and the eighty-eight cities within the county are deep. From his beginnings running political campaigns at the local level to his work over eight years at the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Matt created an impressive network of political relationships. Matt has continued to expand his associations and contacts through his active involvement in both Contract Cities and the Independent Cities Associations. It is hard to find someone with better access to local city managers, staff and elected officials than Matt. He is known for his sound advice in the shifting political landscape and working client issues the right way from beginning to end.

In addition to his work, Matt is very involved in the community. He is currently the president of the Paramount Education Project and sits on the board of directors for the U.S. VETS in Long Beach. He has served on numerous charitable boards across Southern California in his career.

Matt graduated from Pepperdine University in 1996, where he majored in Political Science. Matt was also a four-year member of the Pepperdine University Men’s Golf Team.