Our People

Biography

Matthew is a business attorney in the Holland office.  He practices business, securities, and real estate law, including nonprofit and for-profit entity formation and governance. 

Matthew earned his Bachelor of Arts from Tabor College, majoring in Business Management and Accounting/Finance. He also earned a minor in Music and was a member of the Concert Choir and the Symphonic Band. Utilizing a joint degree program, Matthew earned a Juris Doctor and a Masters of Business Administration from Washburn University in 2018. He served as an editor for Washburn Law’s flagship student publication, the Washburn Law Journal; the fellow of the Business and Transactional Law Center; and a legal intern in the Small Business and Nonprofit Transactional Law Clinic.

In his spare time, Matthew enjoys attending performing arts events with his wife Clarissa, woodworking, and attempting projects around the house.


Previous Experience

Legal Intern, Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge

Intern, U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas

Affiliations

  • State Bar of Michigan (2018)
  • Grand Rapids Bar Association (2018)
  • United States District Court, Western District of Michigan (2018)

Education

  • Washburn University (J.D., MBA, 2018)
  • Tabor College (B.A., 2015)

Admitted

  • Michigan State Bar (2018)