Mathew J. Mari grew up in the Little Italy section of Manhattan (Mulberry Street) and the Lower East Side (Knickerbocker Village). He attended St. Joseph’s School and Xavier High School in Manhattan. He earned his Bachelors Degree from Fordham College (Bronx) and his Law Degree from New York Law School.
Mathew has been a criminal defense lawyer since 1976 and has handled many high profile organized crime cases. He is considered to be an expert on organized crime.
Mathew is a regular guest and has co-hosted the “Curtis Sliwa Show” on 970AM Radio in New York. He is also a regular guest and has been a guest host on the “Murray Richman Show” on WVOX, 1460 AM Radio in Westchester, New York. He has been interviewed on The Biography Channel (Mobsters) in reference to organized crime. His views on public issues have been published in The New York Times, The New York Daily News, and the New York Post. He currently hosts The Mathew Mari Show on WVOX-1460 AM radio.