Matthew’s practice involves a broad range of civil litigation defense work. He has experience in representing corporate clients, contractors, design professionals, manufacturers, trucking companies, and landowners in all manner of disputes, including contract interpretation, breach of contract, work site injuries, premises liability, products liability, wrongful death, and EPA violations. Matthew has successfully represented clients through mediation, arbitration and jury trials.
Prior to coming to Forsberg & Umlauf, Matthew represented aviation clients in New York in all aspects of aviation issues, from pilot certificate violations to large scale aviation disasters including actions arising out of 9/11 and the crash of Flight 587 in Belle Harbor, New York. In addition, he represented clients in a variety of construction defect matters including multi-unit construction defect actions arising out of new construction and condominium conversions.
Washington State Bar Association
J.D., Villanova University School of Law, 2004
B.A., Central Washington University, 2000
State of Washington