Matthew’s practice is primarily focused on litigation in the areas of employment law, real estate law, commercial/business law, products liability, insurance law, civil rights, estate & trust litigation, and other general tort matters. Matthew also represents clients on appeal in both state and federal court, as well as in a variety of environmental matters.
Matthew grew up in Vermont and joined Langrock Sperry & Wool in June 2021 after his family relocated from New Mexico. Beginning in 2017, Matthew worked primarily as a litigator for a civil defense-oriented law firm in Santa Fe. Prior to taking that position, Matthew completed a judicial clerkship with the Honorable Judge James J. Wechsler of the New Mexico Court of Appeals. While in law school, Matthew served as Editor-in-Chief of the New Mexico Law Review. Upon graduation, he was awarded the West Book Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement by the law school faculty and was invited to join the Order of the Coif. Prior to law school, Matthew served on the staff of now-United States Senator Martin Heinrich, with a focus on public lands and natural resource management, energy development and transmission, infrastructure development, and telecommunications.
Matthew lives in Shelburne with wife, Danila, and their daughters Franny and Lucy. In his free time, Matthew enjoys skiing, visiting the ocean, and general adventuring with the kids.
University of New Mexico School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2015); University of New Mexico (B.A., summa cum laude, 2007)
Admitted to state and federal courts in Vermont and New Mexico (inactive); United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit; United States Supreme Court
American Bar Association