Matt was admitted to the Washington State Bar Association in 1991. Matt's practice emphasizes municipal law and estate planning and probate that includes significant experience in the drafting and review of legal documents.
Matt's extensive municipal law experience includes legal representation in the following capacities: general counsel to elected Boards of Directors and Boards of Commissioners, drafting and reviewing legal contracts and agreements, negotiation, on-call legal advice, Open Public Meetings Act, Public Disclosure Act, litigation representation including torts, procurement, reviewing and drafting compliance documents and procedures for state and federal regulations, personnel and labor issues and other legal issues that arise in the course of business. The broad purview of municipal law provides a legal foundation to represent private clients with contracts, real estate, business entity formation and litigation needs.
Matt's estate planning and probate practice provides personal service to each client to complete estate plans that best suit the client. He understands each client is unique and has unique estate planning needs. Education: University of Washington, Juris Doctor, 1991, Seattle University, B.A, Magna Cum Laude, 1986.
Admitted to Practice:Washington (1991).
Honors and Activities:
Martindale Hubble - Distinguished Sue Neaf Scholarship for Leaders - Seattle University Magna Cum Laude - Seattle University Michels Family Scholarship - Graz, Austria Mother Theresa Experience Scholarship - Calcutta, India Coached youth athletics Volunteer at St. Martin D'Porres Homeless Shelter