Matt is a trial lawyer representing plaintiffs and defendants and practicing primarily in the areas of personal injury and wrongful death, employment, and commercial litigation matters. He has trial and litigation experience in both federal and state courts across the state of Michigan and in numerous other states.
Matt devotes the majority of his practice to helping individuals and families who have catastrophic injuries and wrongful death claims. Matt's experience includes vehicular, airplane, premises, and construction accidents.
Additionally, Matt serves a variety of businesses and individuals in commercial disputes, such as employment discrimination, trade secret, trademark infringement, wrongful advertising, and other unfair trade practice claims. Matt often works with his clients under alternative billing arrangements.
Whether Matt is representing individuals or businesses, he maintains a genuine and passionate dedication to his clients and their interests. While many "litigators" dread the court room, Matt welcomes the privilege of presenting his client's case to a jury.
Matt began his career with Smith Haughey as a summer associate in 2003 and joined the firm as a full-time associate in 2004. Currently, Matt serves on the firm's Board of Directors (management committee) and hiring committee.